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flush - redden; blush; flow suddenly and abundantly; wash out by a rapid brief flow of water; N: reddish tinge; blush; brief rush; rush of strong feeling; Ex. flush of pride; ADJ: having surfaces in the same plane; even; blushing
miscellaneous - made up of a variety of parts
ethereal - like a spirit or fairy; unearthly light; heavenly; unusually refined; Ex. She has an ethereal beauty; CF. ether: upper air
inconsequential - insignificant; unimportant
patina - green crust on old bronze works or copper; tone slowly taken by varnished painting
aseptic - preventing infection; having a cleansing effect
garish - overbright in color; unpleasantly bright; gaudy
improvident - thriftless; not providing for the future
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
ancestry - family descent; ADJ. ancestral