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debutante - young woman making formal entrance into society
stricture - severe and adverse criticism; critical comments; limit or restriction
cynical - skeptical or distrustful of human motives; N. cynicism; CF. cynic: person who believes all people are motivated by selfishness
tablet - small round piece of medicine; flat piece of stone or metal bearing an inscription; Ex. stone tablet on the wall
abstract - theoretical; not concrete; nonrepresentational
dominant - exercising the most influence; high and easily seen; stronger than the other part of a system; not recessive
clapper - striker (tongue) of a bell
jaded - tired or uninterested by surfeit; fatigued; surfeited; worn out; wearied; Ex. jaded appetite
euphony - sweet sound; ADJ. euphonious
anoint - consecrate; put oil on (in a religious ceremony)