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pretension - pretentiousness; claim (without foundation); Ex. I make no pretensions to skill as an artist.
plumber - one who installs and repairs pipes and plumbing(pipes)
irrepressible - unable to be restrained or held back; impossible to hold back
vagrant - wandering from place to place; roving; stray; moving in a random fashion; Ex. vagrant thoughts; N. vagrancy
cardinal - chief; most important; N: priest; cardinal number: number that shows quantity rather thatn order
beseech - beg; plead with
gratuitous - given freely; unwarranted; uncalled for; done without good reason; Ex. gratuitous comment
codify - arrange (laws or rules) as a code; classify; N. code: system of words used instead of ordinary writing; collection of laws, rules, established social customs
pathetic - causing sadness, compassion, pity; touching
ratify - approve formally; confirm; verify