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::: query - inquiry; question; V.
::: egress - exit; opening for going out; act of going out; OP. ingress
::: frolic - play and jump about happily; frisk; Ex. frolicking young lambs
::: discount - disregard; regard (a story or news) as unimportant; deduct from a cost
::: idiom - expression whose meaning as a whole differs from the meanings of its individual words; distinctive style (of expression); Ex. idiom of the modern popular music; ADJ. idiomatic
::: tentative - not fully worked out or developed; provisional; experimental; uncertain; hesitant; not definite or positive; Ex. tentative agreement/reply
::: swipe - hit with a sweeping motion; N.
::: encroachment - gradual intrusion; Ex. I resent all these encroachments on my valuable time; V. encroach: take another's possessions or right gradually or stealthily; intrude; Ex. encroach on/upon
::: sensuous - giving pleasure to the senses; pertaining to the physical senses; operating through the senses; sensuous feeling of soft velvet on the skin
::: expository - explanatory; serving to explain; N. exposition: explaining; exhibition