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::: skulk - move furtively and secretly; Ex. He skulked through the less fashionable sections of the city.
::: calligraphy - beautiful writing; excellent penmanship
::: shard - fragment generally of broken pottery (glass, clay bowl, or cup)
::: wanton - unrestrained; gratuitously cruel; willfully malicious; unchaste; sexually improper; promiscuous; Ex. wanton spending/killing; CF. having no just cause
::: didactic - (of speech or writing) intended to teach a moral lesson; teaching; instructional; N. didacticism
::: advent - arrival
::: flout - reject; mock; show contempt for; scorn; Ex. flout the rules
::: apparition - ghost; phantom
::: cameo - shell or jewel carved in relief; star's special appearance in a minor role in a film
::: rubric - title or heading (in red print); directions for religious ceremony; protocol