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bon mot
a witty remark or saying
peon
various laborers who are generally landless
plutocrat
a member of the controlling upper class
plenary
complete in every way; full
digress
to deviate from the original subject or course
furlough
a leave of absence
misogyny
a hatred toward females
stolid
showing or having little or no emotion; unemotional
succor
something that gives relief or aid
travesty
poor representation or intimidation; distortion
xeric
characterized by or adapted to a dry habitat
clandestine
marked by secrecy
potboiler
a poorly done artistic work, often for quick profit
redoubtable
arousing fear
vignette
a short, descriptive literary sketch