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epithet
a word or phrase that describes a person or thing
evasive
not straightforward, hard to catch or grasp
evoke
to call forth
perpetuate
to make perpetual, ongoing
foreshadow
to indicate or suggest beforehand
infer
to conclude on the basis of reasoning
laudable
worthy of being commended or praised
lucid
easily understood
scrutinize
to examine closely or critically
symposium
a meeting for discussing a particular subject
affluent
wealthy; abundant
banter
teasing or mocking in a good-natured; joke
novice
a person new to an activity
brevity
briefness of duration
connotation
the suggested or implied meaning
embellish
to decorate or adorn
imbibe
to absorb
nostalgic
having a longing for the past
stipend
fixed or regular pay
reiterate
to say or do again repeatedly