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effigy - dummy; likeness of a person made of wood, paper, or stone; Ex. burn an effigy of the President
incongruity - lack of harmony; absurdity; ADJ. incongruous: lacking in harmony; inappropriate
surveillance - close observation of a person (esp. one under suspicion); watching; guarding
pluck - courage; V: pull off or out; pull out the hair or feathers of; ADJ. plucky: courageous; brave
woeful - sad; (of something bad) deplorable; deplorably bad; Ex. woeful housing conditions
glamor - compelling charm; ADJ. glamorous
exploit - make use of, sometimes unjustly; N. exploitation
prosper - become successful (esp. financially); thrive; grow well; Ex. children prospering under his care
precocious - advanced in development; N. precocity
narrative - related to telling a story; N: narrated account; story; V. narrate: tell (a story); CF. narration