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swathe - swath; wrap around; bandage; Ex. one's head swathed in bandages
brazen - insolent; without shame; bold; Ex. brazen lie; V: face with bold self-assurance or with unshamed confidence
incandescent - strikingly bright; shining with intense heat; emitting visible light when heated; Ex. incandescent light bulb; CF. candle
layman - man who is not a cleric; man who is nonprofessional
invocation - prayer for help (used in invoking); calling upon as a reference or support; act of invoking
relegate - put into a lower or worse place; banish to an inferior position; delegate; assign; Ex. relegate the old furniture to the children's room; Ex. relegated to the second division
assiduous - diligent
forward - presumptuous or bold
unsullied - untarnished; CF. sully
plight - difficult condition; condition or state (esp. a bad state or condition); predicament