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prologue - introduction (to a poem or play)
itinerary - plan of a trip; record of a trip
misogynist - hater of woman; CF. misogyny
snivel - complain or whine tearfully; run at the nose; snuffle; Ex. Don't come back sniveling to me.
seemly - (of behavior) proper; appropriate
dialectical - relating to the art of debate; mutual or reciprocal; Ex. dialectical situation; N. dialectic: art of arriving at the truth by the exchange of logical arguments
slander - defamation; utterance of false and malicious statements; V. ADJ. slanderous
voluptuous - sensual; of or giving sensual pleasure; indulging in sensual pleasures; Ex. voluptuous lines; Ex. voluptuous life of the Romans; N. voluptuary: voluptuous person
gouge - tear out; cut out (as if with a gouge); Ex. gouge his eyes out; N: chisel for cutting out hollow areas in wood
flippant - lacking proper seriousness; Ex. flippant remarks about death; N. flippancy