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mellifluous - (of words or a voice) sweetly or smoothly flowing; melodious; having a pleasant tune
posthumous - after death (as of child born after father's death or book published after author's death); coming or occurring after one's death; Ex. posthumous fame/novel
apposite - appropriate; fitting
acuity - sharpness (of mind or senses of sight or hearing)
fester - rankle; produce irritation or resentment; (of a cut or wound) generate pus or rot; Ex. His insult festered in my mind for days.
querulous - given to complaining; complaining; fretful; whining
escapade - prank; flighty conduct; reckless adventure that disobeys rules
defalcate - embezzle
noose - loop formed in a rope
pathetic - causing sadness, compassion, pity; touching