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resound - (of a place) be filled with sound; (of a sound) sound loudly; sound back; echo; Ex. hall resounded with laughter
elaboration - addition of details; intricacy
scavenge - hunt through discarded materials for usable items or food; search, especially for food; N. scavenger: one who scavenges; animal that feeds on refuse and carrion
unsullied - untarnished; CF. sully
oculist - physician who specializes in treatment of the eyes
frugality - thrift; economy; ADJ. frugal: practicing economy; costing little; inexpensive
dazzle - make blind with a sudden intense light; amaze; fill with wonder
dichotomy - division into two opposite parts; split; branching into two parts (especially contradictory ones)
quip - taunt; clever sarcastic remark; V.
atone - make amends for; pay for; Ex. atone for