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subtle

The pickpocket was so subtle she did not know her purse was missing.
meaning: delicate; understated
symbolic

The flag is symbolic of our nation's fight for freedom.
meaning: used to stand for something else.
spacious

The spacious apartment was comfortable for the family of seven.
meaning: roomy; large
essence

The essence of the perfume was so strong it gave me a headache.
meaning: extract; scent, perfume
affluent

Barrington is an affluent area around here.
meaning: wealthy, well-to-do; rich
azure

The sky is a beautiful azure.
meaning: clear blue; sky blue
comparable

Among all the TVs the prices were comparable.
meaning: equal; similar, like
bazaar

You can always find a bargain at the Saturday bazaar.
meaning: outdoor market; street filled with small shops
convey

You must convey your confusion to your teacher so that you will pass.
meaning: to communicate; to disclose; to reveal
array

The array of food on the buffet table was very colorful.
meaning: display, collection; arrangement
elusive

Living in space is an elusive idea to me.
meaning: difficult to understand; puzzling, baffling
cubicle

He works in a cubicle in the corner of the office.
meaning: small compartment
existence

The existentce of Big Foot has never been firmly established.
meaning: state of being life; exist
flare

He sent a flare into the air to tell the plane where he was.
meaning: bright light used for signaling
incense

We burned incense to hid the odor of the onions.
meaning: substance that gives off a pleasant odor when burned.
iridescent

The diamond was iridescent in the sun.
meaning: showing changing colors; shining; glowing
incrustation

The gold plating made a beautiful incrustation on the pin.
meaning: decorative layer; inlay
seep

The water from the flood began to seep into our basement.
meaning: to penetrate; to leak; to ooze
intermingle

The animals intermingled with the people easily.
meaning: to mix together; to blend; to combine
intensity

The intensity of the drama made her cry.
meaning: energy; emotion, passion