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emolument
the wages or perquisites arising from office
palindrome
a word read same forward and backwards
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deprecate
to disapprove of; also
bivouac
a usually temporary encampment; also
umbrage
offense; resentment
incipient
beginning to exist or appear
dapple
a small contrasting blotch; also
pugnacious
combative; quarrelsome
capitulate
to surrender under agreed conditions
susurrus
a whispering or rustling sound
thaumaturgy
the performing of miracles or magic
capacious
able to contain much
glower
to stare angrily or with a scowl
canorous
melodious; musical
repast
a meal
spoonerism
the transposition of usually initial sounds in a pair of words
tenebrous
dark; gloomy
nescience
lack of knowledge or awareness
gewgaw
a trinket; a bauble
effulgence
the state of being bright and radiant
badinage
light, playful talk
propitious
presenting favorable circumstances
inclement
harsh; severe -- especially said of the weather
kobold
a kind of domestic spirit in German mythology
knell
the stoke of a bell tolled at a funeral