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::: varnish - paint used to coat a surface with a glossy film; glossy coating produced by using this substance; Ex. nail varnish; V.
::: pinion - restrain or immobilize by binding the wings or legs; N: bird's wing
::: wither - (of a plant) dry up from loss of moisture; lose freshness; shrivel; decay
::: overthrow - topple; N.
::: cognizance - knowledge; ADJ. cognizant; having knowledge; aware
::: gape - open widely; open the mouth wide; stare wonderingly with the mouth open; CF. agape
::: fortuitous - accidental; by chance; N. fortuity
::: mongrel - plant or animal (esp. a dog) of mixed breed; ADJ.
::: grate - make a harsh noise; have an unpleasant effect; shred by rubbing against a rough surface; Ex. grated cheese N: framework of metal bars to hold fuel in a fireplace
::: sever - separate; cut off (a part) from a whole; break up (a relationship); N. severance; CF. severance pay: extra pay given an employee upon leaving a position