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append - attach
infirmity - weakness
formality - ceremonious quality; ceremonious adherence to rules; something done just for form's sake; Ex. mere formality
restraint - moderation or self-control; controlling force; restriction
appropriate - acquire; take possession of for one's own use without permission; set aside for a particular purpose; allocate; CF. misappropriate
ruse - trick to deceive; stratagem
incarnation - act of assuming a human body and human nature; one who personifies something; personification; Ex. previous incarnation/reincarnation
plumage - feathers of a bird;
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
disconsolate - hopelessly sad (at the loss of something)