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nettle - irritate; annoy; vex; ADJ. nettlesome
hydrophobia - fear of water; rabies
expound - explain
motif - theme; recurrent thematic element in a musical or literary work; single or repeated pattern; figure
flowery - full of flowers; full of ornate expressions
bohemian - unconventional (in an artistic way)
plight - difficult condition; condition or state (esp. a bad state or condition); predicament
forerunner - predecessor; one that comes before and indicates the approach of another
nuptial - related to marriage or the wedding ceremony; N. nuptials: wedding ceremony
forfeit - something surrendered as punishment for a crime or breach of contract; V: lose as a forfeit; N. forfeiture