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suffuse - spread through or over (with a color or liquid); charge; Ex. A blush suffused her cheeks.
pillage - plunder
scabbard - case for a sword blade; sheath
mountebank - charlatan; boastful pretender
plasticity - ability to be molded; ADJ. plastic: capable of being shaped or molded; Ex. plastic material such as clay
matriarch - woman who rules a family or larger social group
insinuate - hint; imply; suggest indirectly; creep in; introduce or insert (oneself) by artful means; Ex. insinuate himself into the boss's favor; CF. ingratiate
cadet - student at a military school
pique - irritation; resentment from wounded pride (eg. loss in a contest); V: provoke; arouse; annoy; cause to feel resentment; Ex. pique her curiosity
quotidian - daily; commonplace; customary; Ex. quotidian routine