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communal - held in common; public; of a group of people; of a commune
innuendo - indirect or subtle (derogatory) hint; insinuation; Ex. sexual innuendo
semblance - outward appearance; guise; Ex. We called in the troops to bring a/some semblance of order to the city.
ambience - environment; atmosphere; Ex. restraurant with a pleasant ambience; ADJ. ambient: completely surrounding; Ex. ambient temperature
gusto - eager enjoyment; zest; enthusiasm
microcosm - small representative world; world in miniature; Ex. microcosm of English society
eclipse - darken; extinguish; outshine; surpass; cause an eclipse
inarticulate - speechless; producing indistinct speech; not articulate; not expressing oneself clearly
ligneous - like wood
furor - frenzy; great anger and excitement; CF. fury