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sidereal - relating to stars; Ex. sidereal day
limbo - region near heaven or hell where certain souls are kept; prison (slang); Ex. Purgatory and Limbo
instigate - start; urge; provoke; incite; Ex. instigate a search/quarrel
piquant - pleasantly tart-tasting; spicy; pleasantly stimulating; Ex. piquant situation when my old enemy asked for my help
exuberance - overflowing abundance; joyful enthusiasm; flamboyance; lavishness; ADJ. exuberant: high-spirited and lively; growing abundantly and strongly
comely - attractive; agreeable; having a pleasing appearance
evasive - not frank; trying to hide the truth; eluding; evading; V. evade: avoid (a duty or responsibility) or escape from by deceit
humanitarian - one devoted to the promotion of human welfare; CF. humanism
purveyor - furnisher of foodstuffs; caterer; V. purvey: supply (eg. food); furnish; CF. provide
consecrate - dedicate; sanctify; declare as sacred; Ex. consecrate one's life to helping the poor