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spruce - neat and trim in appearance; smart; Ex. Be spruce for your job interview; V.
simile - comparison of one thing with another, using the word like or as
dominate - control; rule; enjoy a commanding position in; overlook from a height;
expenditure - payment or expense; expending; something expended; output; Ex. receipt for the expenditure; Ex. expenditure of all the energy
remit - transmit (money) in payment; free someone from a debt or punishment
decorum - propriety; orderliness and good taste in manners; appropriateness of behavior or conduct
staid - serious and sedate; sober; Ex. staid during the funeral ceremony
scorch - sear; N.
effervescence - inner excitement or exuberance; showing high spirits; emitting bubbles forming inside; bubbling from fermentation or carbonation; ADJ. effervescent; V. effervesce
incidence - rate of occurrence; particular occurrence; Ex. high incidence of infant mortality