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fresco - painting on wet plaster (usually fresh)
recital - act of reciting publicly; detailed account; performance of music or dance (by a solo performer)
spatial - relating to space
relent - become less severe; give in(surrender); ADJ. relentless: unyielding; continuously severe
blowhard - talkative boaster; braggart
philanderer - faithless lover; flirt
contingent - dependent on something uncertain or in the future; conditional; happening by chance; accidental; N: a group of soldiers, ships to a larger force; CF. contingency: future event that may or may not occur; possibility; Ex. prepare for every contingency
reminiscence - recollection; V. reminisce: recollect the past
pastiche - imitation of another's style in musical composition or in writing; work of art openly imitating the works of other artists
ambivalence - the state of having contradictory or conflicting emotional attitudes or opinions