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representational - (of a style of art) showing things as they actually appear in real life
wring - twist (to extract liquid); extract by twisting; wrench painfully (necks or hands)
frugality - thrift; economy; ADJ. frugal: practicing economy; costing little; inexpensive
prattle - talk idly; babble; N. CF. prate
diabolical - diabolic; devilish; fiendish
catalyst - agent which brings about a chemical change while it remains unaffected and unchanged; CF. catalysis
defray - provide for the payment of; undertake the payment of; pay
nemesis - someone seeking revenge; source of downfall or ruin; CF. Nemesis
bombast - grandiloquent, pompous speech
abnegation - renunciation; self-sacrifice; self-abnegation