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spruce - neat and trim in appearance; smart; Ex. Be spruce for your job interview; V.
luminary - celebrity (in a specific field); dignitary; object that gives light (as a celestial body)
truncate - cut the top off; shorten
plasticity - ability to be molded; ADJ. plastic: capable of being shaped or molded; Ex. plastic material such as clay
forlorn - sad and lonely; wretched; desolate
flout - reject; mock; show contempt for; scorn; Ex. flout the rules
quash - crush; suppress; squash; subdue; annul; Ex. quash a rebellion/the decision of the low court
disavowal - denial; disclaiming; repudiating; disowning; V. disavow; CF. disclaim
depredation - plundering; destruction
absolute - complete; totally unlimited; having complete power; certain; not relative; Ex. absolute honesty/ruler; CF. absolutism