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contrite - penitent; repentant; N. contrition
dehydrate - remove water from; dry out
frisk - move about playfully; froric; ADJ. frisky: playful
mannered - affected; not natural; Ex. mannered way of speech
travesty - copy or example of something that completely misrepresents the true nature of the real thing; comical parody or imitation; treatment aimed at making something appear ridiculous; Ex. travesty of justice; OP. paragon
ellipsis - omission of words from a text; mark used to indicate an omission (when the meaning can be understood without them); PL. ellipses
centurion - Roman army officer (commanding a company of about 100 soldiers)
repast - meal; feast; banquet
chivalrous - courteous; faithful; brave; N. chivalry
demented - insane