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intoxicate - make drunk; stimulate or excite; Ex. intoxicated by all the money he might win
reverend - deserving reverence; N: priest
capillary - having a very fine bore; resembling a hair; fine and slender; Ex. capillary attraction; N: very fine hairlike tube; CF. capillarity
confidential - spoken or written in secret; trusted with private matters; Ex. confidential secretary
smother - kill from lack of air; suppress; cover thickly; Ex. smothered in little stickers
ingratiate - become popular with; bring (oneself) in favor of another; Ex. ingratiate himself with the boss
nocturnal - done or active at night; Ex. nocturnal animals/raids; CF. nocturne
spangle - small shiny metallic piece sewn to clothing for ornamentation
obelisk - tall column tapering(becoming gradually narrower toward the end) and ending in a pyramid
compilation - listing of information in tabular or book form; compiling