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consonant - harmonious; in agreement; N.
rift - narrow opening in a large mass; break in a friendly relation; Ex. through a rift in the clouds; OP. reconcilation
amend - correct; change ; generally for the better
bastard - illegitimate child
despondent - without hope and courage; depressed; gloomy; N. despondency: loss of hope with gloom; dejection
ploy - strategem to gain an advantage; tactic; Ex. management ploy
solecism - nonstandard grammatical construction; construction that is flagrantly incorrect grammatically; violation of social etiquette
symmetry - arrangement of parts so that balance is obtained; congruity; ADJ. symmetrical
narrative - related to telling a story; N: narrated account; story; V. narrate: tell (a story); CF. narration
affirmation - positive assertion; confirmation; solemn pledge by one who refuses to take an oath; V. affirm; ADJ. affirmative; CF. affirmative action: positive discrimination