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smattering - slight knowledge; small scattered number or amount; Ex. smattering of German
nuance - shade of slight difference in meaning or color; subtle distinction
retrospective - looking back on the past; N. retrospection; V. retrospect
bucolic - rustic; pastoral
acrimonious - stinging; caustic; bitter in words or manner; N. acrimony: bitter ill-natured animosity in speech or behavior
franchise - right or privilege granted by authority; right to vote; license to sell a product in a particular territory
gravity - seriousness; ADJ. grave
mishap - unfortunate accident
parable - short simple story teaching a moral
shrivel - make or become shrunken and wrinkled (often by drying)