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bouillon - clear beef (or meat) soup
flaunt - display ostentatiously; Ex. ``Honey, if you've got it, flaunt it !''
equinox - period of equal days and nights; the beginning of spring and autumn; Ex. vernal/autumnal equinox; ADJ. equinoctial
shear - remove (fleece or hair) by cutting; remove the hair or fleece from; cut with or as if with shears; N: shears; pair of scissors
macerate - soften by soaking in liquid; waste away; Ex. macerate powdered wood to make paper
adapt - make or become suitable for a specific use; alter; modify; adjust; N. adaptation: act of adapting; composition recast into a new form; Ex. The play is an adaption of a short novel.
cower - shrink quivering as from fear; cringe
acidulous - slightly sour (in taste or manner); sharp; caustic
benevolent - generous; charitable; having a wish to do good
gruesome - grisly; horrible