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rend - split; tear apart; N. rent; CF. heartrending: causing deep sorrow
ennui - boredom; listlessness and dissatisfaction resulting from lack of interest; CF. annoy
pang - sudden sharp feeling of pain
obtrude - push (oneself or one's ideas) forward or intrude; impose (oneself or one's ideas) on others; butt in; stick out or extrude; thrust out; Ex. obtrude A on B; ADJ. obtrusive; N. obtrusion; CF. unobtrusive
embellish - adorn; ornament; enhance as a story (by adding fictitious details)
skimp - provide or use scantily; live very economically; Ex. skimp on necessities; ADJ. skimpy: inadequate in amount; scanty; stingy; niggardly
fruitful - producing results; profitable; prolific; producing in abundance
artifacts - object made by human beings, either hand-made or mass-produced
congeal - freeze; coagulate
spendthrift - someone who wastes money; CF. thrift: accumulated wealth