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pang - sudden sharp feeling of pain
veneer - thin surface layer (of good quality wood, glued to a base of inferior material); cover; surface show; fa\c{c}ade; V.
gadfly - animal-biting fly; irritating person
homage - honor; tribute; great respect; Ex. pay/do homage to
plaudit - praise; enthusiastic approval; round(succession or series) of applause; ADJ. plauditory; CF. applaud
retrieve - recover; put right; find and bring in; regain; Ex. retrieve the situation
degradation - humiliation; debasement; degeneration; V. degrade: debase; disgrace; degenerate; reduce (something) in worth; demote (someone); reduce in rank
confide - tell in confidence (to a person one trusts); be confident about
guise - outward appearance; costume; Ex. in a new guise
impede - hide; retard or obstruct the progress of; block