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Persiflage
Lighthearted joking, talk, or writing.
Paean
A song of praise, joy, or triumph.
Mountebank
A trickster or swindler.
Bowdlerize
To remove material considered offensive.
Condescend
To come down or stoop voluntarily to a lower level.
Cozen
To trick; to cheat or swindle.
Enclave
An enclosed district, region, or area inhabited by a particular group of people.
Forte
A person's strong point.
Gratis
Free; without charge.
Quizzical
Puzzled; mocking; odd.
Schism
A formal split within a religious organization.
Ancillary
Subordinate or Supplementary.
Pragmatic
Concerned with practical considerations or values.
Rapacity
Inordinate greed
Macrocosm
The universe considered as a whole.
Virtuoso
A brilliant performer.
Icon
An image or picture; a representation or image of a sacred personage.
Therapeutic
Having the power to heal or cure; beneficial.
Interstice
A small, narrow space between things or part of things.
Plethora
Overfullness; superabundance.