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lustrous - shining; brilliant; Ex. lustrous hair
sleazy - shabby and dirty; flimsy; insubstantial; Ex. sleazy back-street hotel/fabric
shyster - lawyer using questionable methods; unscrupulous practioner
madrigal - pastoral song; song for several singers without instruments
funereal - sad; solemn; suitable for a funeral
assimilate - absorb; take (food) into the body and digest it; understand (knowledge) completely and be able to use properly; cause to become homogeneous (the people of a country or race in the wasy of behaving or thinking)
deference - courteous regard for another's wish; courteous yielding to another's wish or opinion (showing respect); ADJ. deferential; OP. effrontery
animadversion - critical remark; V. animadvert: comment critically with disapproval
largess - generous gift (given to people who do not have enough)
garrulous - loquacious; wordy; talkative; N. garrulity