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vernacular - living language (as compared to the official language); language spoken in a country or region; natural style; Ex. lapse into the vernacular
evanescent - fleeting; vanishing; soon disappearing; V. evanesce
prognosis - forecasted course of a disease; prediction; CF. prognostic
swipe - hit with a sweeping motion; N.
mendicant - beggar; ADJ: living as a beggar
cursory - casual; hastily done with little attention to detail
decant - pour off gently (wine or liquid)
coalition - partnership; league; union of separate political parties
hue_and_cry - outcry; loud cry or clamor; strong protest; Ex. hue and cry against the new rule
impassioned - (of speech) filled with passion; fervent