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pretentious - ostentatious; showy; pompous; making unjustified claims; overambitious; Ex. pretentious films that claim to be art
frond - fern leaf; palm or banana leaf
plumber - one who installs and repairs pipes and plumbing(pipes)
supine - lying on back; passive; inactive; Ex. The defeated pugilist lay supine; Ex. supine acceptance of the decision
idyll - (idyl) short poem idealizing rural life; simple happy period of life (in the country); scene from such a time; Ex. idyll of two young lovers
unearthly - not earthly; supernatural; weird; ghostly
truculence - aggressiveness; ferocity; ADJ. truculent: aggressive; pugnacious; fierce
extemporaneous - not planned; impromptu; extempore
indulge - yield to; gratify; allow oneself a special pleasure; Ex. indulge one's every whim/a child/in a big cigarette; N. indulgence
prominent - protruding(sticking out); conspicuous; notable; eminent