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plaster - paste that hardens to a smooth solid and is used for coating walls; V.
sanction - approve; ratify; N: permission; penalty intended to enforce compliance
irony - hidden sarcasm or satire; use of words that seem to mean the opposite of what they actually mean; use of words to convey the opposite of their literal meaning
facile - easily accomplished; ready or fluent; superficial; not deep; Ex. facile solution to a complex problem; Ex. facile speaker; N. facility: ability to do something easily and well; ease in doing resulting from skill or aptitude; something that facilitates an action; amenity; Ex. with great facility
surmise - guess; N.
collage - work of art put together from fragments
modish - fashionable; conforming to the current fashion
glimmer - shine erratically; twinkle; N: dim or unsteady light; faint indication; Ex. glimmer of hope
regatta - boat or yacht race
engulf - surround and swallow up