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optional - not compulsory; left to one's choice; N. option: act of choosing; choice; freedom or power to choose; something available as a choice; Ex. have no option; Ex. two options
officious - meddlesome; excessively pushy in offering one's services; overly eager in offering unwanted services or advices; Ex. officious bellboy
flaunt - display ostentatiously; Ex. ``Honey, if you've got it, flaunt it !''
fulcrum - support on which a lever rests or pivots
eschew - avoid habitually; Ex. eschew alcoholic drinks
defoliate - destroy leaves; deprive of leaves (by the use of chemicals); N. defoliant
quirk - sudden sharp turn or twist; startling twist; caprice; idiosyncrasy; peculiarity of behavior; Ex. by a quirk of fate
plenitude - abundance; plenty; great amount; completeness; fullness; CF. plenary, plenty
promiscuous - mixed indiscriminately; indiscriminate; not choosing carefully; indiscriminate in the choice of sexual partners; irregular, particularly sexually; Ex. promiscuous life/girl; N. promiscuity
juxtapose - place side by side; CF. next