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noveln: an extended fictional work in prose; usually in the form of a story; (adjective) original and of a kind not seen before
desiren: a strong feeling of wanting to have or do something
scoffv: to laugh and talk about a person or idea in a way that makes it clear that you think they are stupid or silly
compellingadj: arousing strong and irresistible interest, attention, or admiration
cleverlyadv: in a way that demonstrates intelligence or ability
constructv: to build or create something; to assemble or combine different parts to form something whole
puzzlen: a situation that is difficult to follow or solve; a game, problem, or toy that tests a person’s ingenuity or knowledge; (verb) to cause someone to feel confused because of something difficult to understand
cluen: an object, a piece of evidence, or some information that helps someone to find the answer to a problem, question, or mystery
misdirectv: to give someone the wrong order, information, etc.; to send someone or something to the wrong place or wrong direction
draman: a play in a theatre, television, or radio, or performance on a stage
investigatev: to conduct a systematic or formal inquiry to identify and evaluate the facts of a crime, problem, statement, etc. to establish the truth
craftn: an activity that requires a particular skill in making things with one’s hands
stallv: to stop or cause to stop making progress; (noun) small area or booth set off for the sale of goods in a market or large covered area
isolatev: to physically or socially separate someone or something from other people or things
restrictv: to limit someone’s actions or movements, or to limit something to lessen its size or prevent it from increasing
scopen: the range of one’s perceptions, thoughts, or actions, or a subject that
suspectv: to consider anything to be actual or probable
unsureadj: not certain or having doubts
eerieadj: strange, or frightening; suggestive of the supernatural
extraordinaryadj: exceptional, unexpected, very unusual; surpassing the ordinary or usual
criticn: someone who expresses opinions about the quality of books, music, etc.
dimensionn: a measurable extent of a particular kind, such as width, height, or length
traitn: a particular feature of your nature
predictableadj: capable of being known, seen or declared in advance
typecastv: to always give an actor the same kind of character to play, usually because of their suitability
relyv: to require a specific thing or the assistance and support of someone or something to continue, run properly, or succeed.
contemporaryadj: belonging to the same or present time
stereotypen: a fixed and unvarying idea or image that people have about what someone or something is like, but which is often not true in reality and may cause hurt and offense
frequentadj: happening constantly
occupationn: a person’s job or profession; the act of taking possession
ethnicadj: relating or belonging to a group of people who share a cultural tradition
comicadj: funny and making you laugh
reinforcev: to strengthen or support something, especially by adding another material to it; to make emotion, idea, etc. stronger
prejudicen: a thought or feeling that is unfair and makes no sense, mainly when it is formed without enough thought or knowledge
emulatev: to imitate someone else’s achievements to try to do something as well as somebody else
fortunateadj: having good luck or lucky
problematicadj: full of difficulties; difficult to deal with or solve
techniquen: a particular way or art of doing something that needs skill
authenticadj: known to be real and what people say it is; not a fake or copy
constantlyadv: all the time
scribblev: to write or draw carelessly and in a hurry
overhearv: to hear what other people are saying without intending to and their knowledge
conversationn: an informal talk between two or more people to exchange their views, ideas, information, etc.
rearrangev: to change the order or position of things already made; to change the time, date, or place of an event already planned
murdern: the crime of killing somebody intentionally
murkyadj: dark and gloomy or difficult to see through
disorientv: to make someone confused about where they are or where they should go
balancen: a condition in which everything has the same weight or force; something left after other parts have been taken away
strikev: to wallop somebody or something with the hand, fist, or weapon; to have an emotional or cognitive impact upon
confusev: to mistake one thing for another; to make somebody hard to understand
convolutedadj: extraordinarily complicated and hard to understand
handlev: to deal with a situation, problem, or strong emotion
snappyadj: lively or energetic; smart and fashionable
dialoguen: a conversation in a book, play, or film
clarityn: the quality of being coherent and understandable; the quality of transparency or purity
essentialadj: indispensable; fundamental
stringn: long, thin material used for tying things together, composed of several twisted threads
trailn: a path or track roughly through a countryside, mountain, or forest area, often made or used for a particular purpose; (verb) to lag or linger behind
fouladj: extremely unpleasant, dirty, or smelling bad
beveragen: a drink of any type
intentionallyadv: in a planned or intended way
misleadv: to cause someone to believe something that is not true
associatev: to mentally connect someone or something with someone or something else
framen: a strong border or structure of the wood, metal, etc. that surrounds something such as a picture, door, or window
structuren: the way of construction of something and the arrangement of its parts, or a complex thing constructed of many parts
narratorn: a person who tells a story, especially in a book or film
ingredientn: one of the things used to make something, especially one of the foods used to make a particular dish
formulan: a group of symbols, letters, or numbers that represent a rule, law, or mathematical statement
detectiven: a person whose job it is to find out information about crimes and find out who did them
sleuthn: a person who conducts criminal investigations
refugeen: a displaced person who has crossed national borders and who cannot or is unwilling to return home due to political, religious, or economic reasons or because of a war
elderlyadj: (a polite word for) old
eccentricadj: weird or unusual, sometimes in a funny way
simplifyv: to make something more straightforward, more understandable, or easier to do
blueprintn: a photographic print of an early plan for a building or machine
stumpv: to cause to be perplexed or confused; (noun) the base part of a tree that remains standing after the tree has been felled
countlessadj: too numerous to be counted or very many
uncoverv: to remove the cover from something; to discover something previously unseen or hidden

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