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tacit - understood (without actually being expressed); not put into words; Ex. tacit agreement
defray - provide for the payment of; undertake the payment of; pay
grimace - facial distortion to show feeling such as pain, disgust, etc; V.
febrile - feverish
willowy - flexible; pliant; slender; CF. willow
phalanx - formation of infantry carrying overlapping shields and long spears; group of men packed together (for attack or defense)
splice - join together end to end to make one continuous length; fasten together; unite; Ex. splice two strips of tape; N.
masquerade - wear a mask or disguise; pretend; N: costume party or ball at which masks are worn; pretense; disguise
array - marshal; draw up in order; arrange in order; clothe splendidly; adorn; N: fine clothes; ordered group; Ex. in battle array
optional - not compulsory; left to one's choice; N. option: act of choosing; choice; freedom or power to choose; something available as a choice; Ex. have no option; Ex. two options