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catcall - shout of disapproval or displeasure (made at the theater or a sports match); boo; V.
liaison - contact that keeps parties in communication; communication between groups; one that maintains communication; go-between; secret love affair; V. liaise: keep a connection
apocryphal - (of a story) widely believed but untrue
pantomime - acting without dialogue; V.
sever - separate; cut off (a part) from a whole; break up (a relationship); N. severance; CF. severance pay: extra pay given an employee upon leaving a position
bereaved - deprived of (someone beloved through death)
thwart - block or hinder; baffle; frustrate
debar - bar; forbid; exclude; Ex. debarred from jury services
impute - attribute; ascribe; charge; N. imputation
rustle - make slight sounds like silk moving or being rubbed together