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transient - staying for a short time; momentary; temporary; N: one that is transient
tinge - give a slight degree of a color or quality to; N: slight degree of a color or quality; Ex. tinged with grey/jealousy
horoscope - diagram of the positions of stars at a given moment (eg. of a person's birth) used by astrologers
grapple - wrestle; come to grips with; take hold of and struggle with; Ex. grapple with the burglar
catechism - book for religious instruction in question-and-answer form; religious instruction by question and answer; V. catechize
trinket - knickknack; bauble; cheap jewelry
eccentric - irregular; odd; unconventional; whimsical; bizarre; not concentric
figment - invention; something invented; imaginary thing; Ex. figment of your imagination
hone - sharpen (a tool); N: whetstone for sharpening a tool
pungent - stinging; acrid; sharp in taste or smell; (of speech or writing) caustic; N. pungency