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nicety - precision; accuracy; minute distinction or difference; Ex. to a nicety: exactly; precisely; Ex. distinguish between niceties
irrelevant - not applicable; unrelated
affiliation - joining; associating with
tantamount - equivalent in effect or value; Ex. This invasion is tantamount to a declaration of war; CF. amount
frustrate - thwart; defeat; prevent from accomplishing a purpose
carousal - drunken revel; V. carouse
whine - complain (in a sad voice); make a high sad sound (as in pain or supplication)
zest - outer skin of an orange used for giving a special taste to food; spice; interest; flavor; spirited enjoyment; Ex. add a certain zest to the affair; Ex. zest for life
spate - sudden flood or rush; Ex. spate of accidents
amiable - agreeable; lovable; warmly friendly