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clangor
a loud ringing sound
to make a loud sound
deleterious
harmful ,injurious
absolve
to clear from blame
enhance
to make better
caricature
a representation (drawing)
to present something in distorted way
extenuate
to lessen the seriousness or magnitude of an offense by making excusses
contiguous
side by side, touching, near
exude
to ooze out; to discharge the the pores
implicit
implied or understood through unexpressed; without doubts or reservations
cupidity
an eager desire for something
enthral
to enslave; to imprison
scintillating
sparkling, twinkling
redundant
extra excess
winsome
charming, attractive, pleasing
preeminent
superior, outstanding
paragon
a model of excellence
politic
prudent, shrewdly conceived and developed
sanctimonious
making a show of virtue or righteousness
incisive
sharp, keen, penetrating
prosaic
dull, ordinary, lacking in distinction
paraphrase
to restate in other words
a statement that presents a given idea in a new language
ostentatious
marked by conspicuous or pretentious display, showy