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promenade
a leisurely walk taken for pleasure
garret
an attic
precipitately
to cause to happen before expected, needed
ignominy
loss of reputation, shame, disgrace
serge
a strong twilled fabric
effaced
rubbed out, erased
marmot
any group of thick bodied rodents
drays
low carts for carrying heavy loads
colossus
gigantic statue, anything huge or important
equivocal
having two or more meanings
expiation
making amends for wrongdoing
indomitable
not easily discouraged or defeated
timorous
full of fear; timid; afraid
perdition
loss of the soul
aperture
an opening; hole
stupefaction
astonishment; bewilderment
dowager
widow with a title or property derived from her dead husband
conjecture
an inferring, theorizing, or predicting from incomplete evidence
prefecture
the office or jurisdiction of a person appointed to a position of command
festooned
adorned with curved garlands of flowers