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bestow - confer
latch - fastening or lock consisting of a movable bar that fits into a notch; V: close with a latch
grate - make a harsh noise; have an unpleasant effect; shred by rubbing against a rough surface; Ex. grated cheese N: framework of metal bars to hold fuel in a fireplace
ruddy - reddish; (of the face) reddish and healthy-looking
adversary - opponent; enemy
recital - act of reciting publicly; detailed account; performance of music or dance (by a solo performer)
fritter - waste (time or money on unimportant things)
handsome - large in quantity; generous; Ex. handsome reward
espouse - adopt; support (an idea or aim); marry; N. espousal
vouch - give a personal guarantee; Ex. I can vouch for his integrity; N. voucher