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hue_and_cry - outcry; loud cry or clamor; strong protest; Ex. hue and cry against the new rule
sprightly - lively
pyromaniac - person with an insane desire to set things on fire
denotation - meaning; distinguishing by name; V. denote: indicate; refer to directly; mean; CF. connotation
quisling - traitor who aids invaders; CF. Vidkun Quisling
victuals - food; provisions; V. victual: provide with food
thresh - beat (cereal plants) with a machine or flail to separate the grains from the straw
restraint - moderation or self-control; controlling force; restriction
bacchanal - noisy party with a lot of drinking
paltry - insignificant; petty; trifling; contemptible; Ex. paltry sum; CF. trash