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accolade
award of merit
antipathy
dislike
carmine
red
coalesce
come together
dissimulate
hide one's true feelings
egotism
having too high an opinion of one-self
erupt/eruption
burst forth/skin rash
felicitous
pleasingly appropriate; delightful
inflect
change the pitch of; change the form of
jurist
expert on law
meanders
winds back and forth; saunter
nemesis
revenging agent; just punishment
novitiate
beginner; probationary period in a religious order
outmoded
outdated
protocol
diplomatic etiquete; original draft of a document
specious
seemingly true but actually false
vernacular
everyday speech
agenda
list of things to be done at a meeting
apoplectic
paralysed from a burst blood vessel in the brain
circumspect
cautious
denude
strip everything from
dote
be overly fond of
dotage
foolish old age
emote
express emotions dramatically
exacerbate
worsen
fey
playful; of impending death
insatiable
always wanting more
laity
religious group apart from its clergy
mordant
biting; chemical that makes a dye permanent
neuter
neither male nor female
opprobrium
disgrace
percipitous
steep
reinstate
restore to a former position
throes
violent anguish
vicissitudes
changes of fortune
opprobrium
disgrace
percipitous
steep
reinstate
restore to a former position
throes
violent anguish
vicissitudes
changes of fortune
opprobrium
disgrace
percipitous
steep
reinstate
restore to a former position
throes
violent anguish
vicissitudes
changes of fortune