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finesse - delicate skill; V: handle with finesse
awful - terrible; very bad
cache - hiding place; V.
nirvana - in Buddhist teachings, the ideal state in which the individual loses himself in the attainment of an impersonal beatitude
palliate - ease pain (without curing); make less severe or offensive (a crime or illness)
emetic - substance causing vomiting; ADJ.
submerge - place under water; dip; go under water; cover completely (as with water); Ex. submerged in work
scenario - plot outline; screenplay(script for a movie); opera libretto; outline of possible future events
amphitheater - oval building with tiers of seats; CF. arena
quizzical - curious; suggesting puzzlement (without saying); questioning; teasing; mocking; bantering; Ex. quizzical glance