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::: colander - utensil with perforated bottom used for straining
::: forthcoming - happening in the near future; ready; willing to help; Ex. No answer was forthcoming.
::: intransigence - refusal of any compromise; stubbornness; ADJ. intransigent: uncompromising
::: carousal - drunken revel; V. carouse
::: jaded - tired or uninterested by surfeit; fatigued; surfeited; worn out; wearied; Ex. jaded appetite
::: prehensile - capable of grasping or holding (esp. by wrapping around); Ex. prehensile tails
::: homespun - domestic; made at home; spun or woven at home; simple and ordinary; Ex. homespun philosophy
::: flourish - grow well; prosper; make sweeping gestures; wave; brandish; Ex. The trees flourished in the sun. N: showy movement or gesture; embellishment or ornamentation (esp. in handwriting)
::: simile - comparison of one thing with another, using the word like or as
::: immolate - offer or kill as a sacrifice (by fire)