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amenities - convenient features that helps to make life pleasant; social courtesies
chase - ornament a metal surface by indenting; follow rapidly to catch
connivance - pretense of ignorance of something wrong; assistance; permission to offend; V. connive: feign ignorance (of a wrong); cooperate secretly in an illegal action; conspire
obsequy - funeral ceremony
serendipity - gift for finding valuable things by accident; accidental good fortune or luck; CF. The Three Princes of Serendip
frolicsome - prankish; gay; playful; merry; frisky
antiseptic - substance that prevents infection in a wound; ADJ.
sprightly - lively
sever - separate; cut off (a part) from a whole; break up (a relationship); N. severance; CF. severance pay: extra pay given an employee upon leaving a position
verity - quality of being true; lasting truth or principle; Ex. the verity of his testimony; Ex. one of the eternal verities