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libertine - debauched person; dissolute or licentious person; rou\'e; CF. free
suffuse - spread through or over (with a color or liquid); charge; Ex. A blush suffused her cheeks.
instigate - start; urge; provoke; incite; Ex. instigate a search/quarrel
cupidity - greed (for wealth); CF. cupid; CF. Cupid
ovation - enthusiastic applause
sensual - devoted to the pleasures of the sense; carnal; voluptuous; Ex. sensual woman/curves/lips
ingratiate - become popular with; bring (oneself) in favor of another; Ex. ingratiate himself with the boss
parable - short simple story teaching a moral
championship - position of champion; defense or support; competition held to determine a champion
mordant - biting; sarcastic; stinging; (apprec.) incisive; cutting; Ex. mordant pen/wit