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patois - local or provincial dialect
latch - fastening or lock consisting of a movable bar that fits into a notch; V: close with a latch
fiasco - total failure; CF. bottle
indefatigable - tireless; untiring; showing no sign of getting tired
traduce - expose to slander
flick - light stroke as with a whip; V: move with a light quick blow; strike with a light quick blow (as from a whip); Ex. flick the switch
flay - strip off skin; plunder; remove the skin from; criticize harshly
palpable - tangible; (of something bad) easily perceptible; obvious; Ex. palpable blunder
semblance - outward appearance; guise; Ex. We called in the troops to bring a/some semblance of order to the city.
dexterous - skillful; skill in using hands or mind; N. dexterity