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Vocabulary Set-5

Bazaar a large shop selling miscellaneous goods (a market).
Commerce the exchange of goods, services, or something of value between businesses.
Decimated kill, destroy, or remove a large percentage of.
Decreed order something; command, rule, dictate.
Desolation a state of complete emptiness or destruction (Misery or loneliness).
Dominance power and influence over others
Hyperbole is a deliberate, extravagant, and often outrageous exaggeration.
Motif is a term that describes a pattern or strand of imagery or symbolism in a work of literature.
Satire refers to the use of humorous devices like irony, understatement, and exaggeration to highlight a human folly or a societal problem.
Sarcasm is the use of verbal irony in which a person appears to be praising something but is actually insulting.
Understatement is the opposite of hyperbole. It is the kind of irony that deliberately represents something as being much less than it really is.
Symbolism is the use of any object, person, place, or action that has a meaning in itself while standing for something larger than itself, such as a quality, attitude, belief, or value.
Created by: Adamari



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