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prosper - become successful (esp. financially); thrive; grow well; Ex. children prospering under his care
poseur - person who pretends to be sophisticated, elegant, etc., to impress others; person who poses; CF. pose
eccentricity - oddity; idiosyncrasy
fancy - imagination (of a whimsical or fantastic nature); capricious liking; V: imagine; be fond of; ADJ. decorative; elaborate
fulsome - disgustingly excessive; offensively flattering; Ex. fulsome praise/expressions of admire
sanctimonious - displaying ostentatious or hypocritical devoutness; N. sanctimony: hypocritical piety
amorphous - formless; lacking shape or definition
nepotism - favoritism (to a relative); CF. nephew
precipice - cliff; dangerous position; Ex. on the edge of the precipice
anachronism - an error involving time in a story; something or someone misplaced in time; ADJ. anachronistic