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hone - sharpen (a tool); N: whetstone for sharpening a tool
emaciated - thin and wasted (from hunger or illness)
chortle - chuckle with delight; N.
embargo - ban on commerce or other activity
purge - remove or get rid of something or someone unwanted; eliminate; free from blame or guilt; cleanse or purify (esp. of sin, guilt, or defilement); N.
tactful - careful no to cause offence; OP. tactless
windfall - fallen fruit; unexpected lucky event
decrepitude - state of collapse or weakness caused by illness or old age
unilateral - one-sided; involving or affecting only one side; Ex. unilateral declaration
elucidate - explain; make clear; clarify; enlighten; CF. lucid