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unscathed - unharmed; Ex. escape the accident unscathed
simile - comparison of one thing with another, using the word like or as
shimmer - shine with a flickering light; glimmer intermittently; Ex. The moonlight shimmered on the water; N.
virtue - goodness; moral excellence; good quality; advantage; Ex. by virtue of; Ex. make a virtue of necessity
rarefied - made less dense (of a gas); V. rarefy: make less dense; N. rarefaction
halcyon - calm; peaceful; Ex. halcyon days
vivid - (of light or color) bright and distinct; evoking lifelike mental images; Ex. vivid red hair/description
coercion - use of force to get someone to object; compelling; V. coerce
trinket - knickknack; bauble; cheap jewelry
mottled - blotched in coloring; spotted; Ex. mottled face; V. mottle: mark with blotches of different colors