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notch - V-shaped cut in a surface; V.
occlude - shut; close; obstruct; Ex. A blood clot occluded an artery.
lout - clumsy person; ADJ. loutish; CF. from countrysides ?
shimmer - shine with a flickering light; glimmer intermittently; Ex. The moonlight shimmered on the water; N.
pique - irritation; resentment from wounded pride (eg. loss in a contest); V: provoke; arouse; annoy; cause to feel resentment; Ex. pique her curiosity
advent - arrival
courier - messenger
punitive - punishing; Ex. punitive measures
flaunt - display ostentatiously; Ex. ``Honey, if you've got it, flaunt it !''
limber - flexible; supple; pliable; V.