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virtuoso - highly skilled artist (esp. in music); Ex. piano virtuoso
refulgent - effulgent; brilliant; brightly shining; gleaming; Ex. refulgent moon
paltry - insignificant; petty; trifling; contemptible; Ex. paltry sum; CF. trash
inebriated - habitually intoxicated; drunk; N. inebriety
finesse - delicate skill; V: handle with finesse
pretension - pretentiousness; claim (without foundation); Ex. I make no pretensions to skill as an artist.
rote - repetition; memorization through repetition without understanding; Ex. learn poetry by rote
discourse - serious speech, writing, or conversation; formal discussion (either written or spoken); conversation; V.
defeatist - resigned to defeat or failure; accepting defeat or failure as a natural outcome; N. CF. defeatism
eerie - weird; causing fear because strange