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privy - secret; hidden; not public; made a participant in something secret; Ex. privy chamber government; Ex. be privy to a discussion; CF. private
acoustics - science of sound; quality that makes a room easy or hard to hear in
ingrained - deeply established; firmly rooted; Ex. ingrained dirt/prejudice
florid - ruddy; (of a complexion) reddish; flowery; very ornate; CF. rose
confiscate - seize; take possession of (private property) by official order (usu. as a punishment); commandeer
devotee - enthusiastic follower; enthusiast; Ex. devotee of Bach
stupefy - stun; make numb (as with a drug); amaze
fortuitous - accidental; by chance; N. fortuity
prevail - be widespread; triumph over; gain victory; prevail on: persuade; induce; Ex. Justice has prevailed; Ex. prevail on someone to do something
rubble - fragments (esp. from a destroyed building)