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diffidence - shyness; lack of self-confidence; timidity; ADJ. diffident
vile - despicable; unpleasant; disgusting; Ex. vile slander
buxom - full-bosomed; plump; jolly
debar - bar; forbid; exclude; Ex. debarred from jury services
distill - refine (a liquid by evaporating and subsequent condensation); concentrate; separate the most important parts from; Ex. distill fresh water from sea water; CF. brew
gossamer - sheer; very light; like cobwebs; N: soft and sheer fabric; cobweb
pensive - dreamily or deeply thoughtful; sadly thoughtful; thoughtful with a hint of sadness; contemplative; CF. think over
pulchritude - beauty; comeliness; ADJ. pulchritudinous
diverge - vary; go in different directions from the same point; ADJ. divergent: differing; deviating
suffuse - spread through or over (with a color or liquid); charge; Ex. A blush suffused her cheeks.