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cession - yielding to another; ceding
commodious - spacious and comfortable
undertaker - funeral director; one whose business is to arrange burials
pretension - pretentiousness; claim (without foundation); Ex. I make no pretensions to skill as an artist.
precise - exact
badger - pester; annoy continually with demands; persuade by asking again and again; Ex. The children badgered me into taking them into the cinema; N: a kind of mountain animal
discretion - prudence; ability to adjust actions to circumstances; freedom of action or judgment; ADJ. discreet; CF. discretionary
expletive - meaningless word; interjection; profane oath; swear-word
steep - soak; saturate; Ex. steep the fabric in the dye bath; ADJ: precipitous
pedestrian - ordinary; dull; unimaginative(lacking in imagination); going on foot; Ex. pedestrian prose; N.