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suspense - state of being undecided; anxiety or apprehension resulting from uncertainty
aperture - opening; hole; adjustable opening in a camera that limits the amount of light
earthly - of this earth; terrestrial; worldly; not divine; possible; Ex. no earthly reason
dabble - work at in a nonserious fashion; splash around; move noisily in a liquid
lounge - stand, sit, or lie in a lazy, relaxed way
perdition - damnation; complete ruin; hell
flush - redden; blush; flow suddenly and abundantly; wash out by a rapid brief flow of water; N: reddish tinge; blush; brief rush; rush of strong feeling; Ex. flush of pride; ADJ: having surfaces in the same plane; even; blushing
buttress - support; prop up; N. stationary structure to support wall; Ex. flying buttress
acumen - mental keenness; sharpness of judgment; ability to judge quickly and well; Ex. business acumen
mauve - pale purple