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precedent - something preceding in time which may be used as an authority or guide for future action; V. precede; CF. unprecedented
repugnance - disgust; strong dislike; loathing; ADJ. repugnant: arousing disgust; repulsive
rancor - long-lasting hatred; bitterness; Ex. negotiation without rancor; ADJ. rancorous
flicker - burn unsteadily or fitfully; move waveringly; N: flickering movement or light; brief sensation; Ex. flicker of excitement
myriad - very large number; ADJ. CF. ten thousand
dumbfound - (dumfound) astonish (making dumb); ADJ. dumbfounded, dumfounded, dumbstruck
impregnable - invulnerable; impossible to capture or enter by force; Ex. impregnable fort/argument; CF. take
badinage - teasing conversation; banter; joking talk
obeisance - bow (to show respect and obedience)
suffuse - spread through or over (with a color or liquid); charge; Ex. A blush suffused her cheeks.