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shabbyadj: (of a building or object) in poor condition through age and neglect
duskn: the period of the day just before nightfall when the light begins to fade; the darker part of twilight
strugglev: to make a great effort to do something when it is difficult, or there are a lot of problems; to use force or violence to break away from restraint or constriction
anxiousadj: worried and nervous
companionn: a person or an animal with whom you spend a lot of time, or you travel
vexv: to irritate or annoy with petty frustrations; to cause distress or agitation
cyclen: an interval during which a recurring sequence of events occurs; a bicycle or motorcycle
debaten: a formal discussion or argument of opposing viewpoints, often to persuade others to adopt a specific position; a public discussion, often on an issue of current interest, in which participants offer opinions and differing perspectives
modernadj: of or belonging to the present time or recent times
draman: a play in a theatre, television, or radio, or performance on a stage
stirv: to mix a liquid or substance by using a spoon or something similar; to cause to be agitated, excited, or roused
Donn: a Spanish gentleman; a university lecturer, especially a senior member of a college at Oxford or Cambridge
crypticadj: having a hidden or obscure meaning or message; mysterious or puzzling in nature
dialoguen: a conversation in a book, play, or film
circularadj: shaped like a circle; having a round form
featn: a notable or impressive achievement, especially one that requires great skill or bravery
absurdadj: ridiculously silly, unreasonable, or illogical
movementn: a group of people working together to achieve a shared goal, especially a political, social, or artistic one; the process of moving or being moved, physically or figuratively
emergev: to move out of or away from something and become visible
devastationn: the act of causing great destruction or damage, often on a large scale
deconstructv: to break something down into its separate parts to interpret or analyze it; to interpret or analyze a text, an artwork, etc. to show that there is no fixed meaning
plotn: a secret plan or scheme to achieve a specific goal; the plan or main story of a literary work; (verb) to plan secretly, usually something illegal
profoundadj: extremely great; sensed or experienced very strongly; displaying a high level of knowledge or comprehension
uncertainadj: not being sure of something; not being able to choose
grimadj: looking or sounding very serious or gloomy
blendv: to mix or combine two or more substances
hopelessadj: having no hope; despairing; having no chance of success
humorn: the quality of being amusing or funny; the liquid parts of the body
genren: a particular type or style of literature, art, music, or film that involves a particular set of characteristics
brandn: a type of product, service, etc., made by a particular company and sold under a specific name; identification mark on the skin of livestock, criminals, etc., made by burning
tragicadj: causing great sadness or suffering; very unfortunate
conundrumn: a confusing and difficult problem or question
vainadj: having an excessively high opinion of oneself; excessively concerned with one’s appearance or achievements; producing no result or effect, or being unsuccessful
sinkv: to submerge or go down below the surface of a liquid or substance; to decline or deteriorate; to cause something to go down into a liquid substance or sink into something else
boredomn: a state of weariness, restlessness, or impatience that arises from not being interested or engaged in an activity, task, or situation
religionn: a deep conviction in a supernatural power that controls human destiny
dreadv: to be very afraid of or worried about something that is going to happen or that might happen
contemplatev: to think about a possible future action or to think about something for a long time thoughtfully
suiciden: the act of killing yourself intentionally
jaggedadj: having a rough and sharply uneven surface or outline
predicamentn: a difficult, unpleasant, or embarrassing situation
interactionn: the act of connecting with someone, mainly when working, playing, or spending time with them
bizarreadj: very strange or unusual
repetitionn: the act of doing or saying something many times
entendren: (also entente) a word or expression that has a double meaning, often one that is sexual or suggestive
clownn: a performer, typically in a circus, who wears distinctive makeup and costumes and plays practical jokes, and performs tricks or stunts to entertain audiences
franticadj: marked by uncontrolled excitement or emotion; wild; frenzied
swapv: to give something and receive something in trade
unclearadj: poorly stated or described and therefore not easy to understand; not easy to perceive
supposev: to think that something is likely to be actual or possible
poetryn: poems in general as a genre of literature
prosen: a type of written or spoken language that is not organized in verse or rhyme
lifelongadj: lasting for the whole of someone’s life
silentadj: without any or little sound
incorporatev: to include something as a part of a larger entity
gapn: a conspicuous disparity or difference separates something such as a figure, people, their opinions, situation, etc.
pausev: to take a short break from talking or doing something before continuing
trademarkn: a name or symbol on a product that indicates it was made by a particular company and cannot be used without permission by other companies
unevenadj: not level or flat; not balanced or symmetrical
tempon: the speed at which a piece of music is performed
cultn: a small religious group, especially one that is not part of a larger religion and that is regarded as outside the norm; followers of an exclusive system of beliefs and practices
mysteriousadj: difficult to understand, explain, or identify; having an aura of secrecy, intrigue, or puzzlement
refusev: to show that one is not willing to do or accept something
confirmv: to support or establish the truth or certainty of something previously believed or suspected to be the case
denyv: to state that one refuses to admit the existence or truth of something
speculatev: to form a theory or conjecture or guess about a subject without solid evidence
fascinationn: the state of being intensely interested in someone or something, or a powerful attraction
surrealadj: strange and unreal; having an oddly dreamlike quality
enigmaticadj: difficult to understand or explain; mysterious or puzzling
endlesslyadv: in a way that continues for a long time or seems to have no end or limit
interpretationn: an explanation or opinion of something, especially that is not immediately obvious
criticn: someone who expresses opinions about the quality of books, music, etc.
countlessadj: too numerous to be counted or very many
ambiguityn: the quality of being open to more than one interpretation; the uncertainty of meaning
allegoryn: a story, play, picture, etc. in which the characters and events represent religious or political values, concepts, or morals
resistancen: the act of defending oneself from an aggressor or refusing to accept something
colonizev: to establish a colony in or on a specific place; to settle or occupy in large numbers
dynamicadj: having a lot of energy, ideas, and enthusiasm, and a strong personality; of or relating to dynamics (= the branch of physics and engineering concerned with the forces that cause motions of bodies)
protagonistn: the main character in a literary work, film, or other stories
sparkv: to start something or make it grow, especially suddenly; to emit a tiny piece of fire or electricity
intenseadj: (especially of a feeling) very strong; extremely sharp or severe
survivorn: a person who remains alive after an event in which others have died
apocalypticadj: describing severe damage and destruction in past or future events, or the end of the world
impotentadj: lacking power or ability to change things or to influence a situation
egon: a consciousness of your own identity; a person’s sense of self-esteem or self-importance, especially inflated one
idn: a part of the psyche that represents the unconscious desires and instincts of an individual; in psychoanalytic theory, it is believed to be the most basic and primal part of the human psyche; (also ID, short for identification) a document or card that proves a person’s identity, such as a driver’s license, passport, or national ID card
maddenv: to make someone extremely angry or irritated, often to the point of losing control or rationality; to become irrational or frenzied with anger or frustration
bickerv: to engage in a petty or argumentative disagreement, often characterized by back-and-forth exchanges and trivial accusations or criticisms
bantern: playful and teasing conversation between friends or acquaintances, characterized by good-natured teasing and humor; (verb) to engage in good-natured teasing or playful conversation with someone in a lighthearted and humorous way
decidev: to make up someone’s mind about something; to come to a conclusion or judgment after considering options
onstageadv: onto or on a stage in a theater; in front of an audience
illusionn: a false idea or belief, especially about somebody or about a situation
narrativen: a story or a description of a series of events or process of telling a story
appealn: a serious, earnest, or urgent request for money, information, or help; a quality that makes somebody or something attractive or interest