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::: macabre - gruesome; grisly; ghastly; CF. of death
::: bivouac - temporary encampment; camp without tents; V.
::: taunt - deride or provoke; challenge in derision; N.
::: retrospective - looking back on the past; N. retrospection; V. retrospect
::: soliloquy - talking to oneself (esp. in a play); CF. monologue: soliloquy; long speech by one person (often monopolizing a conversation)
::: tarry - linger; delay in starting or going; dawdle
::: concordat - formal agreement
::: clich - \'e phrase dulled in meaning by repetition; platitude; ADJ. clich\'ed
::: reprieve - postponement or cancelation of a punishment; temporary stay; V: postpone or cancel the punishment of
::: refectory - dining hall; room where meals are served (in a school)