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deluge - flood; rush; V.
catcall - shout of disapproval or displeasure (made at the theater or a sports match); boo; V.
antecedents - preceding events that influence what comes later; ancestors or early background
pragmatic - practical (as opposed to idealistic); concerned with practical worth or impact of something; Ex. pragmatic test of the skill
nostrum - questionable medicine; quack medicine; CF. our (remedy)
discourse - serious speech, writing, or conversation; formal discussion (either written or spoken); conversation; V.
augury - omen; prophecy; sign of coming events; V. augur: predict; foretell; be a sign of (something in future)
causal - implying a cause-and-effect relationship; N. causality
fanciful - whimsical; visionary; imaginary; produced by imagination; Ex. fanciful scheme
swindler - cheater