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distort - twist out of shape; give a false account of; misrepresent; N. distortion
suckle - give or take milk at the breast or udder
distill - refine (a liquid by evaporating and subsequent condensation); concentrate; separate the most important parts from; Ex. distill fresh water from sea water; CF. brew
oratorio - dramatic poem set to music; long musical work with singing but without acting; CF. cantata
covert - secret; hidden; implied; OP. overt
domicile - home; V. ADJ. domiciled: having one's domicile; Ex. He is domiciled in Britain.
pastiche - imitation of another's style in musical composition or in writing; work of art openly imitating the works of other artists
drone - idle person who lives on other people's work; male bee
malevolent - wishing evil; exhibiting ill will; N. malevolence
purport - intention; purpose; meaning; V: claim; profess; Ex. order which purports to be signed by the general