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::: virtue - goodness; moral excellence; good quality; advantage; Ex. by virtue of; Ex. make a virtue of necessity
::: mirth - merriment; laughter
::: decorous - proper (in behavior, conduct, or appearance)
::: odorous - having an odor
::: elusive - evasive; not frank; baffling; hard to grasp, catch, or understand; V. elude: escape from; escape the understanding or grasp of; Ex. elude the hunter; Ex. His name eludes me.
::: mutinous - unruly; rebellious; Ex. mutinous teenagers; N. mutiny: open rebellion; CF. mutineer
::: shrivel - make or become shrunken and wrinkled (often by drying)
::: ration - fixed portion; V: distribute as rations
::: travail - strenuous work; toil; painful labor; labor of childbirth
::: concoct - prepare by mixing or combining; make up in concert; devise (something false) so as to deceive; Ex. concoct an elaborate excuse for being late; N. concoction