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colloquial - pertaining to conversational or common speech; informal; N. colloquialism: colloquial expression
enigma - puzzle; mystery; ADJ. enigmatic: obscure; puzzling
nonentity - person of no importance; nonexistence
dank - damp; unpleasantly wet
resound - (of a place) be filled with sound; (of a sound) sound loudly; sound back; echo; Ex. hall resounded with laughter
contaminate - pollute
sartorial - pertaining to tailors or tailoring; Ex. a man of great sartorial elegance; CF. sartor: tailor
plutocracy - society ruled by the wealthy
umbrage - resentment; anger; sense of injury or insult; Ex. take umbrage at his rudeness
simile - comparison of one thing with another, using the word like or as