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blemish - mar; spoil the beauty or perfection of; N: flaw or defect (that spoils perfection); Ex. blemishes in the crystal; CF. unblemished
metrical - metric; written in the form of poetry; Ex. metrical translation of Homer
discourse - serious speech, writing, or conversation; formal discussion (either written or spoken); conversation; V.
hermetic - sealed by fusion so as to be airtight; airtight
guise - outward appearance; costume; Ex. in a new guise
artisan - a manually skilled worker
bogus - counterfeit; not authentic; intentionally false; Ex. bogus interview
histrionic - theatrical; excessively dramatic or emotional; affected; of actors or acting; N. histrionics: histrionic behavior
spawn - lay eggs (in large numbers); produce offspring (in large numbers); N: eggs of aquatic animals
nonsense - speech or writing with no meaning; foolish behavior or language; Ex. make (a) nonsense of: spoil; cause to fail