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scapegoat - someone who bears the blame for others; whipping boy; CF. escape+goat
anecdote - short story of an amusing or interesting event
suture - stitches sewn to hold the cut edges of a wound or incision; material used in sewing; V: sew together a wound
scintillate - sparkle; flash; be animated; be full of life; Ex. scintillating conversation
casualty - serious or fatal accident; person killed or wounded in an accident or battle
plummet - fall sharply; fall straight down; Ex. Stock prices plummeted.
sedition - conduct or language inciting rebellion; rebellion; resistance to authority; insubordination; ADJ. seditious
delineate - portray; depict; sketch; describe; N. delineation
contusion - bruise
gruff - rough-mannered; (of a voice) rough; hoarse