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effusion - pouring forth; unrestrained outpouring of feeling; V. effuse: pour out; ADJ. effusive: pouring forth; gushing
draught - current of air (through a room or to a fire); act of pulling roads; act of swallowing liquid or amount of liquid swallowed at a time
incite - arouse to action; goad; motivate; induce to exist; Ex. incite a riot/the crowd to rebellion
swarthy - (of a skin or complexion) dark; dusky; Ex. swarthy Italian ?
impalpable - imperceptible(not easily understood); intangible; OP. palpable: tangible; easily perceptible
flourish - grow well; prosper; make sweeping gestures; wave; brandish; Ex. The trees flourished in the sun. N: showy movement or gesture; embellishment or ornamentation (esp. in handwriting)
nemesis - someone seeking revenge; source of downfall or ruin; CF. Nemesis
sanctuary - place of refuge; shelter; shrine; holy place; Ex. The outlaw was granted sanctuary in the church.
hue - color; aspect; Ex. opinions of every hue
impassioned - (of speech) filled with passion; fervent