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19 Cards in this Set

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scenario
out line of a drama or opera
throes
a spasm of pain, labor pain
zephyr
a soft, gently breeze, west wind
scintillate
to give off sparks, to be witty
synecdoche
renaming using th part for the whole
metonymy
renaming by association
seduious
working hard, dilligent, busy
aside
talking to audience directly
synopsis
a summary, a general review
soliloquy
speaking to oneself on stage
usury
practice of loaning money...interest
sojourn
to live somewhere temp. a visit
sadistic
having pleasure hurting others
rivulet
a brook
steppe
plains
tacit
unspoken
satiate
satisfied, having more than enough
vociferous
making a loud outcry
stringent
severe