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::: disheveled - untidy (of hair or clothing); V. dishevel
::: depose - dethrone; remove from office; give a deposition; testify
::: fictitious - imaginary; non-existent; purposely invented to deceive; untrue; Ex. fictitious name/boyfriend; CF. fictional
::: subliminal - below the threshold of conscious perception; Ex. subliminal advertisement
::: spoonerism - accidental transposition of sounds in successive words; Ex. ``Let me sew you to your sheet'' for ``Let me show you to your seat''; CF. William Spooner
::: coincidence - the chance occurrence, at the same time, of two or more seemingly connected events; V. coincide: happen at the same time; be in agreement; CF. coincident; CF. coincidental
::: benefactor - gift giver; patron; person who does good or who gives money for a good purpose
::: skiff - small light sailboat or rowboat
::: conservatory - (conservatoire) school of the fine arts (especially music or drama); glass-enclosed area; CF. conservancy
::: squander - waste; spend foolishly