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embroider - decorate with needlework; ornament (a story) with fancy or fictitious details; embellish
resurge - rise again; flow to and fro; N. resurgence; ADJ. resurgent: (of ideas or beliefs) experiencing revival; surging again
impregnable - invulnerable; impossible to capture or enter by force; Ex. impregnable fort/argument; CF. take
dissension - disagreement of opinions causing strife within a group
decrepit - weak and in bad condition from old age or hard use; Ex. decrepit old chair/man
indefatigable - tireless; untiring; showing no sign of getting tired
pundit - authority on a subject; expert; learned person
crescendo - increase in the volume or intensity as in a musical passage; climax; CF. crescent
discursive - (of a person or writing) digressing; rambling (without any clear plan)
flicker - burn unsteadily or fitfully; move waveringly; N: flickering movement or light; brief sensation; Ex. flicker of excitement