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flicker - burn unsteadily or fitfully; move waveringly; N: flickering movement or light; brief sensation; Ex. flicker of excitement
urbane - suave; refined in manner; elegant
discordant - not harmonious; conflicting
lucrative - profitable; producing wealth
quench - assuage or satisfy (thrust); slake; douse or extinguish; put out; suppress
matriarch - woman who rules a family or larger social group
ineffable - unutterable; not to be uttered; taboo; that cannot be expressed in speech; indescribable; unspeakable; inexpressible; Ex. ineffable name/joy
ineffectual - not effective; not having a desired effect; weak
emblazon - ornament richly (a shield or flag); N. emblazonment
overture - musical introduction to a long musical piece; first offer or proposal (to begin talks in the hope of reaching an agreement); Ex. overtures for peace