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impute - attribute; ascribe; charge; N. imputation
plane - carpenter's tool for smoothing and leveling wood; V. CF. flat
trifle - something of little importance or value; small amount; Ex. a trifle; V: treat without seriousness; flirt
garbled - mixed up; jumbled; distorted; V. garble: mix up or distort (a message) to such an extent as to make misleading or unintelligible
episodic - (of a story or play) loosely connected; made up of separate and loosely connected parts; N. episode: incident in the course of an experience
posthumous - after death (as of child born after father's death or book published after author's death); coming or occurring after one's death; Ex. posthumous fame/novel
assuage - mak less severe; ease or lessen (pain); satisfy (hunger); soothe (anger)
array - marshal; draw up in order; arrange in order; clothe splendidly; adorn; N: fine clothes; ordered group; Ex. in battle array
compelling - overpowering; irresistible in effect; holding one's attention; that compels one to do something; Ex. a compelling adventure story; V. compel
scrimmage - disorderly fight between two or more people