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filigree - delicate ornamental lacelike metalwork
presumptuous - going beyond what is right; excessively forward; arrogant; taking liberties
multifarious - varied; greatly diversified; Ex. multifarious activities
venal - capable of being bribed; corrupt; CF. vernal
application - diligent attention; diligence; V. apply oneself
gadfly - animal-biting fly; irritating person
cardinal - chief; most important; N: priest; cardinal number: number that shows quantity rather thatn order
sheathe - place into a case; insert into or provide with a sheath; Ex. He sheathed his dagger; N. sheath: case for a blade
temerity - boldness; nerve; rashness; Ex. temerity to ask for a pay increase after only three day's work
snuffle - sniffle; sniff repeatedly (in order to keep liquid from running out of the nose)