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elated - filled with excited joy and pride; overjoyed; in high spirits; joyful and proud; Ex. elated crowd; V. elate; N. elation
confidant - (confidante) trusted friend (to whom one tells one's secret)
vex - annoy; distress
destitute - extremely poor; lacking means of subsistence; utterly lacking; devoid; Ex. destitute of any experience
gild - cover with a thin layer of gold
immutable - unchangeable
carillon - a set of bells (often in a tower) capable of being played
fawning - courting favor by cringing and flattering; V. fawn: exhibit affection as a dog; seek favor or attention by obsequiousness
saturate - soak thoroughly; imbue; impregnate; charge; fill to capacity
lexicographer - compiler of a dictionary; CF. lexicography: work of compiling a dictionary