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lurid - wild; sensational; graphic; gruesome; horrible; Ex. lurid details of the murder
coquette - flirt; flirtatious woman; woman who tries to attract the admiration of men without sincere feelings; V.
awful - terrible; very bad
fester - rankle; produce irritation or resentment; (of a cut or wound) generate pus or rot; Ex. His insult festered in my mind for days.
connoisseur - person competent to act as a judge of art, etc. (whose judgments are respected); a lover of an art
dereliction - neglect of duty; abandonment
sobriety - moderation (especially regarding indulgence in alcohol); seriousness
fervor - glowing ardor; intensity of feeling; quality of being fervent or fervid; zeal; intense heat
enthrall - capture; enslave; captivate; hold the complete attention of (as if magic); hold spellbound
quicksilver - mercury