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foster - rear; bring up (for a certain period only); encourage; promote the development of (feelings or ideas); Ex. help foster friendly relations; ADJ: giving parental care although not related by blood; Ex. foster parents
trifle - something of little importance or value; small amount; Ex. a trifle; V: treat without seriousness; flirt
buxom - full-bosomed; plump; jolly
swill - drink greedily
coercion - use of force to get someone to object; compelling; V. coerce
contempt - scorn; disdain; ADJ. contemptuous; CF. contemptible
depose - dethrone; remove from office; give a deposition; testify
shimmer - shine with a flickering light; glimmer intermittently; Ex. The moonlight shimmered on the water; N.
insipid - lacking in flavor; lacking interest; dull; Ex. insipid food/character
definitive - most reliable; authorative and complete; that cannot be improved; conclusive; decisive; definite; Ex. definitive decision by the supreme court