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::: retiring - shy and reserved (of a person); modest; Ex. her retiring personality
::: insidious - treacherous; stealthy; sly; working or spreading harmfully in a stealthy manner; Ex. insidious spreading of dry rot
::: gloss - brief explanation note or translation of a difficult expression; V.
::: amorous - moved by sexual love; loving; of sexual love; Ex. amorous advances
::: amnesty - pardon (allowed by government to political criminals)
::: plume - feather, esp. large or showy one; something that rises into the air (like the shape of a feather); Ex. plume of smoke:
::: resplendent - brilliant; splendid in appearance; dazzling; glorious
::: entourage - group of attendants; retinue; CF. surround
::: deplore - regret; express sorrow and severe disapproval for something bad; Ex. deplore their violent behavior; ADJ. deplorable: very bad; deserving severe disapproval; Ex. deplorable living condition
::: parley - conference (between opponents); CF. speak