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reminiscent - suggestive of something (in the past); of reminiscence
badger - pester; annoy continually with demands; persuade by asking again and again; Ex. The children badgered me into taking them into the cinema; N: a kind of mountain animal
avantgarde - group of artists whose work is based on the newest ideas and methods; CF. vanguard
effeminate - having womanly traits
abominate - loathe; hate
conflagration - great fire
fusillade - simultaneous firing or outburst (of missiles, questions, etc.)
windfall - fallen fruit; unexpected lucky event
philatelist - stamp-collector; N. philately: stamp collecting
adage - wise saying; proverb