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tantalize - tease; excite by exposing something desirable while keeping it out of reach; torture with disappointment; CF. Tantalus: Greek mythological figure
flowery - full of flowers; full of ornate expressions
terminology - terms used in a science or art; study of nomenclature
effective - effectual; producing a strong response; striking; in operation; in effect; Ex. effective speech/photograph
rebuke - scold harshly; criticize severely
broil - cook by direct heat; N.
definitive - most reliable; authorative and complete; that cannot be improved; conclusive; decisive; definite; Ex. definitive decision by the supreme court
vacillate - waver (in opinion); fluctuate; sway to and fro; N. vacillation
misgivings - doubts
reverend - deserving reverence; N: priest