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garnish - decorate; add a garnish to; decorate (food or drink) with small items such as lemon slices; N.
accretion - growth or increase in size by gradual addition; growth; increase; increase by natural growth; Ex. towers and other accretions of the castle; V. accrete
sidereal - relating to stars; Ex. sidereal day
effusion - pouring forth; unrestrained outpouring of feeling; V. effuse: pour out; ADJ. effusive: pouring forth; gushing
liability - drawback; handicap; debts; obligation; responsibility; condition of being liable; ADJ. liable: likely; responsible (for paying)
flighty - (esp. of a woman's behavior) capricious; often changing, esp. from one lover to another; impulsive
ventilate - admit fresh air into to replace stale air
commensurate - equal in extent; of the same size
bandy - discuss lightly or glibly; discuss in a frivolous manner; exchange (words) heatedly; quarrel; Ex. bandy words with
wistful - sadly thoughtful (because of desires or memories); sadly pensive; vaguely longing