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filigree - delicate ornamental lacelike metalwork
windfall - fallen fruit; unexpected lucky event
comatose - in a coma; extremely sleepy
rhapsodize - speak or write in an exaggeratedly enthusiastic manner; Ex. rhapsodize over the beauty of the scenery
clapper - striker (tongue) of a bell
mayhem - injury to body; crime of willfully maiming or crippling a person; violent disorder; Ex. mayhem in the zoo; CF. maim
inroad - hostile invasion; advance that lessens the quantity or difficulty of something; Ex. The long illness made serious inroads on his savings; CF. raid
argot - slang; speech spoken by only a small group of people
canker - any ulcerous sore; ulcer; any evil; CF. cancer
grisly - ghastly; horrifying; Ex. grisly remains of the bodies