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ornate - excessively or elaborately decorated
taint - contaminate; cause to lose purity; modify with a trace of something bad; Ex. tainted reputation; N: stain; touch of decay or bad influence; CF. touch
objective - not influenced by emotions; fair; N: goal; aim
flourish - grow well; prosper; make sweeping gestures; wave; brandish; Ex. The trees flourished in the sun. N: showy movement or gesture; embellishment or ornamentation (esp. in handwriting)
solace - comfort in sorrow or trouble; consolation; V: comfort or console in time of sorrow or trouble
brocade - rich, figured(patterned) fabric
dissolution - disintegration; reduction to a liquid form; looseness in morals; sensual indulgence; debauchery; ADJ. dissolute: lacking in moral restraint; leading an immoral life
angular - sharp-cornered; having an angle; not rounded (body); bony; lean; gaunt; stiff in manner
compensatory - making up for; repaying
carnage - destruction of life; slaughter; killing of large numbers of people or animals