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distort - twist out of shape; give a false account of; misrepresent; N. distortion
vicarious - experienced as if one were taking part in the experience of another; done by a deputy for other people; acting as a substitute; Ex. vicarious thrill at the movies; Ex. the vicarious sufferings of Christ
catcall - shout of disapproval or displeasure (made at the theater or a sports match); boo; V.
scorch - sear; N.
sarcasm - cutting ironic remark; scornful remarks; stinging rebuke; ADJ. sarcastic
plight - difficult condition; condition or state (esp. a bad state or condition); predicament
tangible - able to be touched; real; concrete; palpable; possible to realize or understand; Ex. tangible proof
partition - divide into parts
sluggard - lazy person
malapropos - inappropriate; ADV.