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cuisine - style of cooking; Ex. French cuisine
queue - line (of waiting people or vehicles)
colloquial - pertaining to conversational or common speech; informal; N. colloquialism: colloquial expression
aesthetic - artistic; dealing with or capable of appreciating the beautiful (of a person or building); CF. aesthete; CF. aesthetics
primary - first in rank or importance; principal; earliest in time; Ex. primary stages; N. CF. first
inconsistency - state of being self-contradictory; lack of uniformity or steadiness; ADJ. inconsistent: displaying a lack of consistency; erratic; contradictory; incompatible
tether - tie (an animal) with a rope or tether; N: rope or chain to which an animal is tied; limit of one's endurance; Ex. the end of one's tether
avert - prevent; avoid; turn away (eyes or thought); Ex. An accident was averted by his quick thinking; Ex. She averted her eyes from the terrible sight.
pseudonym - pen name; fictitious name assumed by an author; ADJ. pseudonymous
kindle - start a fire; ignite; inspire; arouse