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::: milieu - social environment; means of expression; Ex. feel out of one's milieu; Ex. His proper milieu is watercolor.
::: undulating - moving with a wavelike motion; V. undulate; CF. und: wave
::: sycophant - servile flatterer; bootlicker; yes man; ADJ. sycophantic
::: outskirts - fringes; outer borders (as of a city); Ex. outskirts of Boston
::: denotation - meaning; distinguishing by name; V. denote: indicate; refer to directly; mean; CF. connotation
::: insatiable - not easily satisfied; unquenchable; Ex. insatiable appetite
::: cascade - small waterfall
::: refurbish - renovate; make clean, bright, or fresh (make new) again; make bright by polishing; Ex. refurbish an old theater; CF. furbish: polish
::: encomiastic - praising; eulogistic; N. encomium: very high praise; eulogy
::: flux - flowing; series of changes; fluctuation; Ex. in a state of flux