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figurative - not literal but metaphorical; using a figure(impression) of speech
ciliated - having minute hairs; CF. cilium; CF. cilia: eyelash
eccentric - irregular; odd; unconventional; whimsical; bizarre; not concentric
bristling - rising like bristles; showing irritation
depict - portray
prattle - talk idly; babble; N. CF. prate
voracious - ravenous; eating large quantities of food; exceedingly eager; insatiable; Ex. voracious animal/reader
resuscitate - revive; bring back to life or consciousness; Ex. resuscitate the drowned child
compromise - adjust or settle by making mutual concessions; endanger the interests or reputation of; put into danger, disrepute, or a dishonorable position; Ex. compromise one's principle; N.
insuperable - insurmountable; unbeatable; Ex. insuperable difficulties