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amulet - charm; talisman; an object worn believed to protect against evil, bad luck
prosper - become successful (esp. financially); thrive; grow well; Ex. children prospering under his care
allude - refer indirectly; N. allusion: indirect reference
alluvial - pertaining to soil deposits left by running water
glamor - compelling charm; ADJ. glamorous
profligate - wasteful (of money); dissipated; wildly immoral; dissolute; N: profligate person; N. profligacy
credence - belief
anthology - book of literary selections by various authors; CF. omnibus
rhapsody - excessively enthusiastic expression of feeling; musical composition of irregular form (as if made up as one plays it)
poise - good judgment with composure; balance; V: place in a carefully balanced position