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marquee
noun- a sign in front of a theatre
foregone
adjective- so certain as to be known in advance
truculent
adjective- savage and cruel
insinuate
verb- to introduce gradually
homage
noun- special honor or respect shown publicly
anticlimax
noun- a decline viewed in disappointed contrast to previous events (something good expected, results dissapointing)
antithesis
plural noun- direct contrast; opposition
amass
verb- to accumulate
spoonerism
noun= transition of sounds of two or more words
writhe
verb- to twist or squrim, as in pain
plethora
noun- a superabundance; excess
ingrate
noun- an ungrateful person
echelon
noun- a level authority in a hierarchy, rank
predispose
verb- to make (someone) inclined to something in advance
cornucopia
noun- cone shaped container overflowing with fruit , flowers, and grain; horn of plenty