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incur - bring upon oneself
dingy - (of things and place) dirty and dull; Ex. dingy street/curtain
parody - humorous imitation; spoof; takeoff; travesty; V.
penetrate - enter into; pierce; permeate; see through; grasp the inner significance of; understand
plaudit - praise; enthusiastic approval; round(succession or series) of applause; ADJ. plauditory; CF. applaud
effectuate - effect; produce; achieve; Ex. effectuate a reconciliation
roseate - rosy; optimistic; Ex. roseate views
lagoon - shallow body of water or lake near a sea; lake separated from a sea by sandbars or coral reefs
terminal - part that forms the end; railroad or bus station; ADJ. forming an end; ending in death; fatal; Ex. terminal cancer
fraught - filled (with something unpleasant); full; Ex. fraught with danger and difficulties; CF. freight