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marred - damaged; disfigured; V. mar: spoil; disfigure
acrophobia - fear of heights
prescience - ability to foretell the future; knowledge of actions before they occur; ADJ. prescient
pretentious - ostentatious; showy; pompous; making unjustified claims; overambitious; Ex. pretentious films that claim to be art
luxuriant - abundant; growing healthily and in large amounts; excessively ornate; rich and splendid; fertile; Ex. luxuriant forests/prose; CF. luxurious, luxuriate
acquittal - deliverance from a charge; V. acquit: free from a charge or accusation; discharge from a duty; conduct (oneself) in a specified manner
mauve - pale purple
pander - cater to (the low desires of others)
prelude - introduction; introductory performance or event; forerunner
itinerary - plan of a trip; record of a trip