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paradox - something apparently contradictory in nature (that may nonetheless be true); statement that looks false but is actually correct
irrelevant - not applicable; unrelated
surly - bad-tempered; rude; cross
swathe - swath; wrap around; bandage; Ex. one's head swathed in bandages
sentimental - swayed by sentiment; appealing to the sentiments
coercion - use of force to get someone to object; compelling; V. coerce
nausea - feeling of sickness and desire to vomit; disgust; CF. seasickness
averse - reluctant; disinclined; not liking or opposed; Ex. averse to cats/doing the house work
colloquy - informal discussion; conversation
fancied - imagined; unreal