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totter - shake or move unsteadily; sway as if about to fall
filing - particle removed by a file
distill - refine (a liquid by evaporating and subsequent condensation); concentrate; separate the most important parts from; Ex. distill fresh water from sea water; CF. brew
pucker - gather into wrinkles or folds; N: wrinkle or fold
blunt - having a dull edge; abrupt and frank in speech or manner; brusque; V: make or become blunt
compatible - harmonious; in harmony with; able to exist together
dispense - distribute; prepare and give out (medicines); N. dispensation: dispensing; religious system; official exemption from an obligation or a rule
tantalize - tease; excite by exposing something desirable while keeping it out of reach; torture with disappointment; CF. Tantalus: Greek mythological figure
brazen - insolent; without shame; bold; Ex. brazen lie; V: face with bold self-assurance or with unshamed confidence
garnish - decorate; add a garnish to; decorate (food or drink) with small items such as lemon slices; N.