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bugaboo - bugbear; object of baseless terror
verbalize - put into words; ADJ. verbal: of words; spoken rather than written; oral; of a verb
maculated - spotted; stained; CF. immaculate
pastiche - imitation of another's style in musical composition or in writing; work of art openly imitating the works of other artists
hideous - repulsive to the sight; ugly; repugnant; Ex. hideous face/scream
repeal - revoke; annul
badinage - teasing conversation; banter; joking talk
incantation - singing or chanting of magic spells; magical formula; (the saying of) words used in magic; CF. enchant
compile - assemble; gather; accumulate; make (a report or a book) from facts and information found in various places; Ex. compile a dictionary
diadem - crown