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::: illicit - illegal
::: elegy - poem or song expressing lamentation (for the dead); ADJ. elegiacal, elegiac
::: taper - very thin candle; gradual decrease in the width of a long object; V. make or become gradually narrower toward one end
::: aspersion - slanderous remark; Ex. cast aspersions on
::: proscenium - part of stage in front of curtain; front arch of a stage
::: malediction - curse
::: motif - theme; recurrent thematic element in a musical or literary work; single or repeated pattern; figure
::: pittance - small amount (of money); small allowance or wage
::: fervent - ardent; zealous; hot
::: fanciful - whimsical; visionary; imaginary; produced by imagination; Ex. fanciful scheme