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taunt - deride or provoke; challenge in derision; N.
grandiloquent - (of a person or speech) using high sounding or important-sounding language; pompous; bombastic
novelty - something new; newness; ADJ. novel: new; original
juncture - crisis; point in time; joining point; joint; act of joining
rationalize - make rational; devise false reasons for (one's behavior); offer an excuse; give a plausible reason for an action in place of a true, less admirable ones; N. rationalization
definitive - most reliable; authorative and complete; that cannot be improved; conclusive; decisive; definite; Ex. definitive decision by the supreme court
cringe - shrink back as if in fear; cower
jargon - language used by special group; technical terminology; gibberish; nonsensical or incoherent talk
cleave - split or sever; cling to; remain faithful to; N. cleavage; ADJ. cloven
sarcasm - cutting ironic remark; scornful remarks; stinging rebuke; ADJ. sarcastic