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lance - pierce with a lance; cut into; N: spearlike weapon
astringent - binding; causing contraction (stopping bleeding); harsh or severe; stringent; Ex. astringent criticism
virtuoso - highly skilled artist (esp. in music); Ex. piano virtuoso
imbroglio - complicated situation (as in a play); painful or complex misunderstanding (as in a play); entanglement; confused mass (as of papers); V. embroil
dyslexia - word blindness; learning disorder marked by impairment of the ability to read
colossal - huge
discombobulated - discomposed; confused
tremulous - trembling; wavering
diffidence - shyness; lack of self-confidence; timidity; ADJ. diffident
farce - broad comedy; mockery; humorous play full of silly things happening; ADJ. farcical