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taper - very thin candle; gradual decrease in the width of a long object; V. make or become gradually narrower toward one end
reverend - deserving reverence; N: priest
cozen - cheat; hoodwink; swindle
discord - conflict; lack of harmony; dissonance (when musical notes are played)
deterrent - something that discourages or deters
abstruse - obscure; profound; difficult to understand
declivity - downward slope
contraband - illegal trade; smuggling; smuggled goods; ADJ.
finery - beautiful clothes for a special occasion
mirth - merriment; laughter