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fulcrum - support on which a lever rests or pivots
nettle - irritate; annoy; vex; ADJ. nettlesome
irony - hidden sarcasm or satire; use of words that seem to mean the opposite of what they actually mean; use of words to convey the opposite of their literal meaning
vivid - (of light or color) bright and distinct; evoking lifelike mental images; Ex. vivid red hair/description
unfledged - immature; not having the feathers necessary to fly; CF. fledgling
meter - arrangement of words in the form of poetry (by accentual rhythm)
allocate - assign; set apart for a particular purpose
unconscionable - unscrupulous; not guided by conscience; excessive; beyond reason; Ex. unconscionable demand
forward - presumptuous or bold
aberrant - abnormal or deviant