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sportive - playful; frolicsome; merry; CF. sport: play or frolic; CF. sportsmanlike
riveting - holding one's attention; absorbing; engrossing
inimical - (of someone) unfriendly; hostile; (of something) harmful; detrimental; CF. enemy
bookish - fond of books and reading
console - lessen sadness or disappointment; give comfort; allay the sorrow of; N. consolation
referendum - direct vote by all the people
repertoire - list of works of music, drama, etc., a performer is prepared to present; CF. repertory
juxtapose - place side by side; CF. next
teetotalism - practice of abstaining totally from alcoholic drinks; N. teetotaler;; ADJ. teetotal; CF. T + total
narrative - related to telling a story; N: narrated account; story; V. narrate: tell (a story); CF. narration