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scintilla - trace; minute amount; shred; least bit; Ex. There is not a scintilla of truth; CF. spark
palpable - tangible; (of something bad) easily perceptible; obvious; Ex. palpable blunder
acquiesce - assent; agree passively; comply without protest
acclaim - applaud; praise; greet with great approval; announce with great approval; Ex. The new drung has been acclaimed as the most important discoveries for years; N: strong expression of approval and praise
wrath - anger; fury
interdict - prohibit; forbid; N.
volition - act of using one's will; act of making a conscious choice; Ex. She selected this dress of her own volition.
aplomb - poise; composure in difficult situations; assurance; self-confidence
lionize - treat (a person) as a celebrity
Bacchanalia - the ancient Roman festival in honor of Bacchus