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epigram - witty thought or saying, usually short
peon - landless agricultural worker; bond servant; menial worker; N. peonage
progeny - children; offspring; descendants
benefit - advantage; anything that brings helpl, advantage, or profit; money provided by the government to the people; fund-raising public entertainment; Ex. unemployment benefit; V: receive benefits; be beneficial to; give benefits
optician - maker and seller of eyeglasses
resound - (of a place) be filled with sound; (of a sound) sound loudly; sound back; echo; Ex. hall resounded with laughter
foppish - vain about dress and appearance; N. fop: man who takes too much interest in his clothes and appearance
compassion - sympathy for the suffering of others; ADJ. compassionate
ravenous - extremely hungry; voracious
flay - strip off skin; plunder; remove the skin from; criticize harshly