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flick - light stroke as with a whip; V: move with a light quick blow; strike with a light quick blow (as from a whip); Ex. flick the switch
inevitable - unavoidable
nexus - connection
libel - defamatory written statement; act of writing something that smears a person's character; V. ADJ. libelous
avocation - secondary or minor occupation
chancellor - legal official of high rank; CF. chancellery(chancellory): position of a chancellor
apostate - one who abandons his religious faith or political beliefs; N. apostasy
spruce - neat and trim in appearance; smart; Ex. Be spruce for your job interview; V.
gambol - romp; skip about; leap about playfully; frolic; N.
sophisticated - worldly wise and urbane; refined; complex; N. sophistication; V. sophisticate