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amenities - convenient features that helps to make life pleasant; social courtesies
defrock - strip a priest or minister of church authority; unfrock
sensual - devoted to the pleasures of the sense; carnal; voluptuous; Ex. sensual woman/curves/lips
sledge - large sled drawn by work animals
panache - flair; manner of doing things without any difficulty (causing admiration); flamboyance; bunch of feathers (on a helmet); Ex. with great panache; CF.
sustain - suffer (harm or loss); experience; support; prop; maintain; keep in existence; nourish (to maintain life); Ex. sustain the family/the trapped miners
tantrum - fit of bad temper; fit of petulance; caprice; Ex. The child went into tantrums.
allegory - story, play, or picture in which characters are used as symbols; fable
growl - low, guttural, menacing sound (as of a dog)
facile - easily accomplished; ready or fluent; superficial; not deep; Ex. facile solution to a complex problem; Ex. facile speaker; N. facility: ability to do something easily and well; ease in doing resulting from skill or aptitude; something that facilitates an action; amenity; Ex. with great facility