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conventional wisdom
the opinion that most people consider to be normal and right, but that is sometimes shown to be wrong
captivate
to attract someone very much, and hold their attention
artlessness
the quality or state of being simple and sincere, Simplicity
polish
a high level of skill or style in the way someone performs, writes, or behaves
burlesque
speech, acting, or writing in which a serious subject is made to seem silly or an unimportant subject is treated in a serious way
satire
a way of criticizing something such as a group of people or a system, in which you deliberately make them seem funny so that people will see their faults
parody
a piece of writing, music etc or an action that copies someone or something in an amusing way
pastiche
a piece of writing, music, film etc that is deliberately made in the style of someone or something else → parody
chronicle
a written record of a series of events, especially historical events, written in the order in which they happened
inopportune
(formal) an ___ moment or time is not suitable or good for something OPP opportune
inconstancy
the quality or state of being inconstant
partiality
unfair support of one person or one group against another SYN bias
unencumbered
without something making it difficult for you to do something
replete
(formal) well supplied
partly
to some degree, but not completely OPP wholly
discretionary
not controlled by strict rules, but decided on by someone in a position of authority
bibliography
a list of books and articles that are all about a particular subject
timely
done or happening at exactly the right time
exhaustive
extremely thorough and complete
elude
if something that you want ___s you, you fail to find or achieve it