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scenario - plot outline; screenplay(script for a movie); opera libretto; outline of possible future events
dainty - delicate; delicately beautiful; fastidious; not easy to please; Ex. dainty movement/dress
obelisk - tall column tapering(becoming gradually narrower toward the end) and ending in a pyramid
alleviate - relieve (pain)
beneficent - kindly; doing good
expedient - suitable (for a particular purpose although not necessarily morally correct); practical; politic(prudent); N: something expedient
confiscate - seize; take possession of (private property) by official order (usu. as a punishment); commandeer
belie - contradict; give a false impression; disguise; Ex. The poor sales belied our high hopes; Ex. Her smile belies her true feeling of displeasure.
knoll - little round hill; hillock
expletive - meaningless word; interjection; profane oath; swear-word