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idiom - expression whose meaning as a whole differs from the meanings of its individual words; distinctive style (of expression); Ex. idiom of the modern popular music; ADJ. idiomatic
inverse - opposite
cogent - convincing
cursory - casual; hastily done with little attention to detail
sedulous - diligent; assiduous; paying attention; N. sedulity
exhume - dig out of the ground; remove from a grave
hackneyed - commonplace; trite
detain - keep waiting; prevent from leaving or going; N. detention
fictitious - imaginary; non-existent; purposely invented to deceive; untrue; Ex. fictitious name/boyfriend; CF. fictional
epitome - perfect example or embodiment; brief summary; Ex. epitome of good manners; V. epitomize: make an epitome of; be an epitome of; embody