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nauseous - causing nausea; feeling nausea
brevity - conciseness; shortness of duration
meter - arrangement of words in the form of poetry (by accentual rhythm)
nascent - incipient; coming into being or existence; Ex. nascent ability in music
despot - tyrant; harsh, authoritarian ruler; CF. despotism
posterity - descendants; future generations; Ex. go down to posterity; CF. posterior, anterior
nominal - in name only; of a name; trifling; (of a sum of money) very small; CF. nominate: propose as a candidate; appoint
megalomania - mania for doing grandiose things; mental disorder characterized by delusions of wealth, power, or importance
mutinous - unruly; rebellious; Ex. mutinous teenagers; N. mutiny: open rebellion; CF. mutineer
taint - contaminate; cause to lose purity; modify with a trace of something bad; Ex. tainted reputation; N: stain; touch of decay or bad influence; CF. touch