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exult - rejoice
anoint - consecrate; put oil on (in a religious ceremony)
rakish - jaunty; stylish; sporty; morally corrupt; dissolute; Ex. He wore his hat at a rakish and jaunty angle.
vernacular - living language (as compared to the official language); language spoken in a country or region; natural style; Ex. lapse into the vernacular
dislodge - remove (forcibly); force out of a position; Ex. dislodge the food caught in his throat; CF. lodge
marginal - of a margin; barely within a limit; Ex. marginal effect/writing ability
frond - fern leaf; palm or banana leaf
fetter - shackle; restrict the freedom of; N. chain or shackle for the foot of a prisoner; CF. foot
impede - hide; retard or obstruct the progress of; block
ornate - excessively or elaborately decorated