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strew - spread randomly; sprinkle; scatter; Ex. flower girl strewing rose petals
quiver - tremble; shake; N.
accolade - award of merit; strong praise and approval
simile - comparison of one thing with another, using the word like or as
lucre - money; profit; Ex. filthy lucre
putrefy - make or become putrid; N. putrefaction
substantive - substantial; essential; pertaining to the substance; substantial; considerable; Ex. substantive issues
capitulate - surrender; give up all resistance
parquet - floor made of wood strips inlaid in a mosaic like matter; CF. strip: long narrow piece
deploy - spread out (troops) in an extended though shallow battle line; distribute (persons or forces) systematically or strategically