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palatial - of or suitable for a palace; magnificent
propitious - favorable; auspicious; advantageous; fortunate; Ex. propitious day/sign
interdict - prohibit; forbid; N.
arbitrate - act as judge (at the request of both sides)
stoic - stoical; impassive; unmoved by joy or grief; N. CF. stoicism
connotation - suggested or implied meaning of an expression; V. connote
canard - unfounded false rumor; exaggerated false report
tantamount - equivalent in effect or value; Ex. This invasion is tantamount to a declaration of war; CF. amount
offensive - attacking; insulting; distasteful; V. offend: violate; hurt the feelings of; N. offense: offending; violating of a moral or social code; crime; attack; Ex. first offense
suppliant - entreating; beseeching; N.