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refurbish - renovate; make clean, bright, or fresh (make new) again; make bright by polishing; Ex. refurbish an old theater; CF. furbish: polish
irreproachable - beyond reproach; blameless; impeccable; Ex. irreproachable conduct
approbation - approval
generality - vague statement; general statement which is not detailed; quality of being general; greater part; most; Ex. generality of people
reverend - deserving reverence; N: priest
forerunner - predecessor; one that comes before and indicates the approach of another
rhapsody - excessively enthusiastic expression of feeling; musical composition of irregular form (as if made up as one plays it)
satirical - using satire; mocking
exhort - urge (by strong argument or advice); Ex. The general exhorted his men to fight bravely; N. exhortation
indulge - yield to; gratify; allow oneself a special pleasure; Ex. indulge one's every whim/a child/in a big cigarette; N. indulgence