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flourish - grow well; prosper; make sweeping gestures; wave; brandish; Ex. The trees flourished in the sun. N: showy movement or gesture; embellishment or ornamentation (esp. in handwriting)
fulsome - disgustingly excessive; offensively flattering; Ex. fulsome praise/expressions of admire
emissary - agent (sent on a mission to represent another); messenger
steep - soak; saturate; Ex. steep the fabric in the dye bath; ADJ: precipitous
haggle - argue about prices (in an attempt to bargain)
droll - queer and amusing
illimitable - infinite; limitless
languor - lack of physical or mental energy; lassitude; depression
habitat - natural home of a plant or animal; CF. habitation
confine - shut in an enclosed space; restrict; keep within limits; N. confinement