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reverend - deserving reverence; N: priest
aureole - sun's corona; halo; bright circle of light
pulse - rhythmical throbbing of arteries; brief sudden change in a normally constant quantity; V: pulsate
dissipate - squander; waste foolishly; scatter
dint - means; effort; Ex. by dint of hard work
ploy - strategem to gain an advantage; tactic; Ex. management ploy
cornice - projecting molding on building (usually above columns or pillars); ó
quell - suppress; put an end to; put down forcibly; extinguish; quiet; Ex. ``Army Quells Rebellion'' in newspaper; CF. kill
amass - collect (gradually, in a very large amount)
prodigal - wasteful; reckless with money; profuse; Ex. a mind prodigal of ideas; N. prodigality