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Word: debutante

Definition: young woman making formal entrance into society


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::: brand - trademark; mark burned on the hide of an animal; mark burned into the flesh of criminals; mark of disgrace; V: mark with a brand; give a lasting bad name; stigmatize; Ex. The press branded him a liar.
::: squeamish - easily shocked or sickened by unpleasant things; fastidious; Ex. A nurse should not be squeamish.
::: cleft - N: split
::: viand - food; CF. live
::: pulsate - throb; beat regularly; vibrate regularly
::: dynamo - generator for producing electricity; energetic person
::: serrated - having a sawtoothed edge; Ex. serrated leaf
::: refute - disprove; prove to be false; N. refutation
::: dispassionate - calm; impartial; not influenced by personal feelings
::: punitive - punishing; Ex. punitive measures