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swill - drink greedily
lechery - gross lewdness; lustfulness; ADJ. lecherous; N. lecher: lecherous man
intervene - come between; interfere; Ex. intervened to prevent a fight; N. intervention
prosperity - good fortune and financial success; physical well-being
distinct - clearly different; clearly noticed
pertinent - suitable; to the point; relevant
diffuse - wordy; verbose; rambling; spread out (like a gas); V: spread out in all directions; disperse; N. diffusion; CF. suffuse
poignancy - quality of being deeply moving; keenness of emotion; ADJ. poignant: touching; deeply moving; (of sorrow, grief, etc.) painful; keenly distressing to the mind; Ex. poignant memory/anxiety; CF. prick
marred - damaged; disfigured; V. mar: spoil; disfigure
torrid - (of weather) hot or scorching; passionate; Ex. torrid love affairs