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overblown - inflated; exaggerated
generality - vague statement; general statement which is not detailed; quality of being general; greater part; most; Ex. generality of people
accoutre - equip; N. accoutrement
laceration - torn ragged wound; V. lacerate: tear (the skin as with broken glass); wound
modish - fashionable; conforming to the current fashion
insensible - unconscious; unresponsive; insensitive; unaware; imperceptible; Ex. insensible of his danger/to pain; Ex. insensible change; CF. not the opposite of sensible
imperial - like an emperor; related to an empire; CF. imperialism
profane - violate; desecrate (something holy); treat unworthily; be profane for; ADJ: secular; nonreligious; irreverent for holy things
dilemma - situation that requires a choice between equally unfavorable options; problem; choice of two unsatisfactory alternatives
endue - provide with some quality; endow