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dilate - expand; dilate on/upon: speak or write at length on (a subject)
waver - move or swing back and forth; be uncertain or unsteady in decision or movement; Ex. wavering between accepting and refusing
nausea - feeling of sickness and desire to vomit; disgust; CF. seasickness
sensuous - giving pleasure to the senses; pertaining to the physical senses; operating through the senses; sensuous feeling of soft velvet on the skin
inquisitor - questioner (especially harsh); investigator; person making an inquisition
recuperate - recover; return to health; regain; Ex. recuperate losses
downcast - disheartened; dejected; sad; directed downward
expos - \'e public revelation of something discreditable
consanguineous - (consanguine) having a common ancestor
fancy - imagination (of a whimsical or fantastic nature); capricious liking; V: imagine; be fond of; ADJ. decorative; elaborate