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ethereal - like a spirit or fairy; unearthly light; heavenly; unusually refined; Ex. She has an ethereal beauty; CF. ether: upper air
expansive - (of a person) outgoing and sociable; broad and extensive; able to increase in size
amnesty - pardon (allowed by government to political criminals)
mishap - unfortunate accident
illuminate - brighten; clear up or make understandable; enlighten; enable to understand; Ex. illuminating remarks
intervene - come between; interfere; Ex. intervened to prevent a fight; N. intervention
optional - not compulsory; left to one's choice; N. option: act of choosing; choice; freedom or power to choose; something available as a choice; Ex. have no option; Ex. two options
gist - essence; main point; substance
disgorge - surrender something (stolen); eject; vomit; OP. gorge
brawn - human muscle; muscular strength; sturdiness