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malapropism - comic misuse of a word; CF. Mrs. Malaprop
impale - pierce (with a sharp point); Ex. impaled by the spear
chronicle - report; record (in chronological order)
heckler - person who verbally harasses others; V. heckle: verbally harass as with gibes (by interrupting a speaker or speech)
stratum - layer of earth's surface; layer of society; PL. strata
fortitude - bravery; courage; strength of mind
beatific - giving or showing bliss; blissful
attentive - alert and watchful; listening carefully; paying attention; considerate; thoughtful; politely helpful; Ex. attentive audience; Ex. He was attentive to the old lady; N. attentions: act of courtesy and consideration
cogitate - think over; ponder
chasten - discipline; punish in order to correct; CF. castigate