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bulwark - strong wall built for defense; earthwork or other strong defense; person who defends
extrovert - person interested mostly in external objects and actions
impale - pierce (with a sharp point); Ex. impaled by the spear
flicker - burn unsteadily or fitfully; move waveringly; N: flickering movement or light; brief sensation; Ex. flicker of excitement
platitude - trite remark; commonplace statement; ADJ. platitudinous
impartial - not biased; fair; N. impartiality
pervasive - spread throughout; V. pervade: (of smells, ideas, feelings) spread throughout; charge; permeate
empathy - ability to identify with another's feelings, ideas, etc.; identification with and understanding of another's feelings; V. empathize; CF. sympathy
luscious - pleasing to taste or smell; delicious
libretto - text of an opera or oratorio; CF. book