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::: gist - essence; main point; substance
::: prolixity - tedious wordiness; verbosity; ADJ. prolix: wordy; verbose; diffuse
::: acrid - bitter (to the taste or smell); sharp; bitterly pungent
::: scrappy - quarrelsome
::: verisimilar - having the appearance of truth or reality; probable or likely to be true; plausible
::: hibernate - sleep throughout the winter; N. hibernation
::: sanguinary - bloody; with much bloodshed
::: defiance - refusal to yield; resistance; V. defy; ADJ. defiant
::: noncommittal - neutral; refusing commitment to a particular opinion; unpledged; undecided
::: grate - make a harsh noise; have an unpleasant effect; shred by rubbing against a rough surface; Ex. grated cheese N: framework of metal bars to hold fuel in a fireplace