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flick - light stroke as with a whip; V: move with a light quick blow; strike with a light quick blow (as from a whip); Ex. flick the switch
import - significance; importance; meaning
diaphanous - sheer; transparent
indignation - anger at an injustice; Ex. righteous indignation; ADJ. indignant
ascetic - practicing self-denial; avoiding physical pleasures and comforts; austere; Ex. ascetic life of Buddhist monks; N. asceticism
meander - wind or turn in its course; follow a winding or turning course; move aimlessly and idly
periphery - outside edge especially of a round surface; perimeter; Ex. periphery of the town
bouillon - clear beef (or meat) soup
harry - harass, annoy, torment (by repeated attacks); raid
reverie - daydream; abstracted musing