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bagatelle: A trifle; an unsubstantial thing.

bagatelle: A short piece of literature or of instrumental music, typically light or playful in character; Beethoven composed several for the piano.

defamatory: damaging to someone's reputation, especially if untrue

carnage: Death and destruction.

carnage: What remains after a massacre, e. g. the corpses or gore.

prevarication: Deviation from what is right or correct; transgression, perversion.

prevarication: Evasion of the truth; deceit, evasiveness.

diminutive: Very small.

diminutive: Serving to diminish.

diminutive: A word form expressing smallness or youth.

excoriate: To wear off the skin of; to chafe or flay.

excoriate: To strongly denounce or censure.

bogus: Counterfeit or fake; not genuine.

bogus: Undesirable or harmful.

largess: Generosity in the giving of gifts or money.

largess: The gifts or money given in such a way.

subservient: Useful in an inferior capacity.

subservient: Obsequiously submissive.

hyperbole: Extreme exaggeration or overstatement; especially as a literary or rhetorical device.

hyperbole: Deliberate exaggeration.

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