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nonsense - speech or writing with no meaning; foolish behavior or language; Ex. make (a) nonsense of: spoil; cause to fail
fallacious - false; based on a fallacy; misleading; N. fallacy: false idea or notion; false reasoning; Ex. popular fallacy; Ex. fallacy of the argument
odious - arousing strong dislike; hateful(causing hatred); vile
wistful - sadly thoughtful (because of desires or memories); sadly pensive; vaguely longing
console - lessen sadness or disappointment; give comfort; allay the sorrow of; N. consolation
gallows - framework from which a noose is suspended (used for execution by hanging)
supposition - assumption; hypothesis; surmise; V. suppose
vacuous - empty; lacking in ideas; inane; stupid; Ex. vacuous expression; N. vacuity
vestige - trace; remains; Ex. vestiges of some ancient religion
parallel - similar; analogous; corresponding; N: parallel line; person or thing that is parallel (to another); similarity; Ex. know of no parallel to the case; Ex. without parallel; V: be similar to; make parallel; Ex. Your experience parallels mine; CF. unparalleled