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despoil - plunder; sack; Ex. despoil the village
illusory - illusive; deceptive; not real
detain - keep waiting; prevent from leaving or going; N. detention
resound - (of a place) be filled with sound; (of a sound) sound loudly; sound back; echo; Ex. hall resounded with laughter
jaunty - cheerful and pleased with life; lighthearted; animated; easy and carefree; dapper in appearance; Ex. jaunty person/hat
hovel - shack; small wretched house
impecunious - without money
mural - wall painting
rotunda - circular building or hall covered with a dome
provocative - arousing anger or sexual interest; annoying; Ex. provocative in tight jeans; V. provoke: incite to anger; cause (an unpleasant action or feeling); N. provocation