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flush - redden; blush; flow suddenly and abundantly; wash out by a rapid brief flow of water; N: reddish tinge; blush; brief rush; rush of strong feeling; Ex. flush of pride; ADJ: having surfaces in the same plane; even; blushing
headstrong - willful; stubborn; unyielding; determined to have one's own way; CF. no 'excessive'
gastronomy - art and science of preparing and serving good food; CF. gastronome
slavish - of or like a slave; servile; showing no originality; copied very closely; Ex. slavish devotion/copy of the original
subordinate - occupying a lower rank; inferior; submissive; N. V: put in a lower rank or class
derivative - unoriginal; obtained from another source; Ex. derivative prose style; N.
consort - associate with; keep company; N: husband or wife (or a ruler)
stifle - suppress; extinguish; inhibit; smother or suffocate
ruffian - violent scoundrel; bully
slither - slip or slide