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satirical - using satire; mocking
gorge - narrow canyon; steep rocky cleft; ravine (made by a stream which runs through it)
milieu - social environment; means of expression; Ex. feel out of one's milieu; Ex. His proper milieu is watercolor.
cringe - shrink back as if in fear; cower
figment - invention; something invented; imaginary thing; Ex. figment of your imagination
decadence - decay; fall to a lower level (of morality, civilization, or art); ADJ. decadent
intoxicate - make drunk; stimulate or excite; Ex. intoxicated by all the money he might win
eerie - weird; causing fear because strange
caldron - (cauldron) large kettle
antagonism - hostility; active opposition; V. antagonize: cause to become an enemy; N. antagonist: person who is opposed to another; opponent; adversary; principal character in oppostion to the protagonist