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colloquial - pertaining to conversational or common speech; informal; N. colloquialism: colloquial expression
prong - pointed projecting part
incline - slope; slant; Ex. steep incline
catcall - shout of disapproval or displeasure (made at the theater or a sports match); boo; V.
effective - effectual; producing a strong response; striking; in operation; in effect; Ex. effective speech/photograph
peevish - bad-tempered; irritable; V. peeve: make angry
smear - spread or cover with a sticky substance; N: mark made by smearing
subsidy - direct financial aid by government, etc.; V. subsidize: assist with a subsidy
apoplexy - stroke; loss of consciousness caused by too much blood in the brain
barterer - trader; V. barter: trade; exchange good for other goods rather than money