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egress - exit; opening for going out; act of going out; OP. ingress
shoddy - made of inferior material; sham; not genuine; inferior; dishonest; Ex. shoddy goods/trick
pandemic - widespread; affecting the majority of people; N: pandemic disease; CF. all people
gossamer - sheer; very light; like cobwebs; N: soft and sheer fabric; cobweb
laceration - torn ragged wound; V. lacerate: tear (the skin as with broken glass); wound
untoward - unexpected and adverse; unfortunate or unlucky; Ex. untoward encounter
luminous - shining (esp. in the dark); issuing light; Ex. luminous paint/road signs
shimmer - shine with a flickering light; glimmer intermittently; Ex. The moonlight shimmered on the water; N.
jubilation - rejoicing; great joy
uncanny - strange; mysterious; Ex. uncanny knack