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OSTRACIZE
to deliberately leave out or exclude from a group
MISDEMEANOR
a lawless act or crime
QUIXOTIC
Whenever a person dreams an impossible dream or has an idea that cannot come true because it is not possible or practical, this person can be called _________________ .
PARADOX
something which seems impossible at first, but turns out to be true
SCINTILLATE
to sparkle, twinkle, or give off light
RAUCOUS
loud, noisy, and harsh-sounding
KLEPTOMANIAC
a person who has an uncontrollable urge to steal, especially to steal things that he can afford to buy
NONCONFORMITY
not fitting in with others , or out of line with other people's ideas
TRUCULENT
fierce, cruel, or savage
LAXITY
When people are careless and forgetful, they are known for their __________________ .