15 terms

english part2

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balderdash
nonsense
cowlick
a tuft of hair that grows in a different direction from the rest of the hair and usually will not lie flat
denigrate
to attack the reputation of; to speak ill of
epiphany
sudden realization
facetious
playfully humorous
gruff
rough-mannered; (of a voice) rough; hoarse
juxtapose
place side by side
incur
To bring about
kerfuffle
a disorderly outburst or tumult
philanthropy
voluntary promotion of human welfare
quibble
an evasion of the point of an argument by raising irrelevant distinctions or objections
rant
talk in a noisy, excited, or declamatory manner
serene
completely clear and fine
swagger
act in an arrogant, overly self-assured, or conceited manner
xanadu
any magnificent, beautiful, almost magical place