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::: mincing - affectedly dainty(delicate); V. mince: cut (esp. meat) into very small pieces; walk with exaggerated primness; walk in an unnatural way, taking little short steps; Ex. The actor minced across the stage; CF. mincemeat; CF. mincer
::: scapegoat - someone who bears the blame for others; whipping boy; CF. escape+goat
::: neologism - new or newly coined word or phrase
::: weary - tired after long work; V.
::: expansive - (of a person) outgoing and sociable; broad and extensive; able to increase in size
::: deface - mar; disfigure
::: makeshift - temporary expedient or substitute (in the case of urgent need); Ex. makeshift shelter
::: denomination - religious group; unit in a system; name or designation; CF. denominator: common trait or characteristic
::: replicate - reproduce; duplicate
::: clandestine - secret