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embellish - adorn; ornament; enhance as a story (by adding fictitious details)
residual - remaining; left over; of a residue; N: residue
menial - suitable for servants; lowly; mean; N: someone who does menial work (esp. servant in a house)
unrequited - not requited; not reciprocated; Ex. unrequited love
benison - blessing
deleterious - harmful
pedestrian - ordinary; dull; unimaginative(lacking in imagination); going on foot; Ex. pedestrian prose; N.
repugnance - disgust; strong dislike; loathing; ADJ. repugnant: arousing disgust; repulsive
gull - trick; deceive; hoodwink; N: person who is easily tricked; dupe
flinch - hesitate; shrink back (in fear of something unpleasant); Ex. She did not flinch in the face of danger.