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fancied - imagined; unreal
rivulet - small stream; CF. rill < rivulet < river
dappled - spotted
plaster - paste that hardens to a smooth solid and is used for coating walls; V.
soliloquy - talking to oneself (esp. in a play); CF. monologue: soliloquy; long speech by one person (often monopolizing a conversation)
bowdlerize - expurgate; CF. Thomas Bowdler
crass - very unrefined; grossly insensible; crude and undiscriminating; Ex. crass behavior
sullen - silently showing ill humor or resentment; dark; gloomy
scholarly - full of learning; erudite; like a scholar; Ex. scholarly journal
regatta - boat or yacht race