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pallid - pale; wan; Ex. pallid complexion
bucolic - rustic; pastoral
compound - combine; produce by combining; increase; make worse by adding to or increasing; exacerbate; Ex. compound an error; ADJ: consisting of two or more parts; N: combination of two or more parts; area enclosed by a wall containing a group of buildings; Ex. factory compound; CF. complex
varnish - paint used to coat a surface with a glossy film; glossy coating produced by using this substance; Ex. nail varnish; V.
graphic - pertaining to the art of delineating; vividly described
incline - slope; slant; Ex. steep incline
canto - division of a long poem
sidetrack - switch (a railroad car) to a siding; divert from a main issue; N. CF. siding: short section of railroad track connected by switches with a main track
disarray - state of disorder; a disorderly or untidy state; Ex. with her clothes in disarray
fluster - confuse; make nervous and confused; N.