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dissonance - discord
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)
cuisine - style of cooking; Ex. French cuisine
illicit - illegal
unction - the act of anointing with oil; Ex. extreme unction
outstrip - outrun; surpass; outdo
recant - disclaim or disavow; retract a previous statement; openly confess error; Ex. recant one's faith/a statement
depredation - plundering; destruction
disport - amuse; Ex. disport oneself; CF. divert
stipple - paint or draw with dots or short strokes