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brunt - main impact or shock (of an attack or blow); Ex. brunt of the argument
gull - trick; deceive; hoodwink; N: person who is easily tricked; dupe
colossus - gigantic statue; person or thing of great size or importance
distant - reserved or aloof; cold in manner; Ex. distant greeting; ADV. distantly
sardonic - scornfully mocking; disdainful; sarcastic; cynical; Ex. sardonic smile
superimpose - place over something else
ciliated - having minute hairs; CF. cilium; CF. cilia: eyelash
tantalize - tease; excite by exposing something desirable while keeping it out of reach; torture with disappointment; CF. Tantalus: Greek mythological figure
knave - untrustworthy person; rogue; scoundrel; jack; N. knavery
nausea - feeling of sickness and desire to vomit; disgust; CF. seasickness