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soliloquy - talking to oneself (esp. in a play); CF. monologue: soliloquy; long speech by one person (often monopolizing a conversation)
primordial - existing at the beginning (of time); rudimentary
frivolous - lacking in seriousness; flippant; self-indulgently carefree; unworthy of serious attention; relatively unimportant; trivial
contrive - invent or fabricate in a clever way (by improvisation); manage; Ex. contrive to attract his attention
indigent - poor; destitute
fritter - waste (time or money on unimportant things)
jetsam - things thrown from a ship (to lighten the ship)
dowse - use a divining rod to search for underground water or minerals
ancillary - serving as an aid or accessory; auxiliary; N.
deterrent - something that discourages or deters