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::: penchant - strong inclination; strong liking (esp. for something that is disapproved of by other people); Ex. penchant for fast cars
::: wistful - sadly thoughtful (because of desires or memories); sadly pensive; vaguely longing
::: dispel - scatter; drive away; cause to vanish
::: fritter - waste (time or money on unimportant things)
::: dynamo - generator for producing electricity; energetic person
::: execute - put into effect; carry out; kill as a lawful punishment; N. execution
::: phenomena - observable facts; subjects of scientific investigation; SG. phenomenon: observable fact; very unusual person, thing, or event; marvel; wonder; CF. phenomenons; ADJ. phenomenal: very unusual; extraordinary; of a phenomenon; Ex. phenomenal strength
::: prologue - introduction (to a poem or play)
::: obsequious - slavishly attentive; servile; full of servile compliance; sycophantic
::: sarcasm - cutting ironic remark; scornful remarks; stinging rebuke; ADJ. sarcastic