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quirk - sudden sharp turn or twist; startling twist; caprice; idiosyncrasy; peculiarity of behavior; Ex. by a quirk of fate
embed - (imbed) enclose; place in something; fix firmly in a surrounding mass
culvert - artificial channel for water; drain crossing under a road
pariah - social outcast; Ex. Mariah the pariah
primp - groom oneself with care; adorn oneself
liaison - contact that keeps parties in communication; communication between groups; one that maintains communication; go-between; secret love affair; V. liaise: keep a connection
expostulation - protest; remonstrance; reasoning with someone to correct or dissuade; V. expostulate
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
consonant - harmonious; in agreement; N.
expertise - specialized knowledge (in a particular field); expert skill