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::: despoil - plunder; sack; Ex. despoil the village
::: presentiment - premonition; foreboding; feeling something will happen; anticipatory fear
::: appreciate - be thankful for; increase in worth; be thoroughly conscious of; ADJ. appreciable: enough to be felt; Ex. appreciable difference
::: barrister - counselor-at-law or lawyer in the higher court of law; CF. bar
::: bulwark - strong wall built for defense; earthwork or other strong defense; person who defends
::: shimmer - shine with a flickering light; glimmer intermittently; Ex. The moonlight shimmered on the water; N.
::: panache - flair; manner of doing things without any difficulty (causing admiration); flamboyance; bunch of feathers (on a helmet); Ex. with great panache; CF.
::: eclipse - darken; extinguish; outshine; surpass; cause an eclipse
::: executor - person designated to execute the terms of a will;
::: pantomime - acting without dialogue; V.