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::: blight - plant disease; V: infect with blight; ruin; destroy
::: salacious - lascivious; lustful; Ex. salacious monk
::: encipher - encode; convert a message into code; put into cipher
::: zest - outer skin of an orange used for giving a special taste to food; spice; interest; flavor; spirited enjoyment; Ex. add a certain zest to the affair; Ex. zest for life
::: flush - redden; blush; flow suddenly and abundantly; wash out by a rapid brief flow of water; N: reddish tinge; blush; brief rush; rush of strong feeling; Ex. flush of pride; ADJ: having surfaces in the same plane; even; blushing
::: furrow - long shallow trench made by a plow; deep wrinkle in the skin; V.
::: alcove - nook; recess
::: tumult - commotion of a great crowd; riot; noise; uproar; ADJ. tumultuous: noisy and disorderly
::: averse - reluctant; disinclined; not liking or opposed; Ex. averse to cats/doing the house work
::: askew - crookedly; slanted; at an angle