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ransack - search thoroughly; pillage (going through a place); Ex. Enemy soldiers ransacked the town.
impecunious - without money
subtlety - perceptiveness; ingenuity; delicacy; ADJ. subtle: delicate; so slight as to be difficult to detect; able to make fine distinctions; clever; Ex. subtle mind/differences in meaning
demoniac - (demoniacal) fiendish; cruel; N. demon: evil supernatural being; devil
poseur - person who pretends to be sophisticated, elegant, etc., to impress others; person who poses; CF. pose
archipelago - group of closely located islands
coquette - flirt; flirtatious woman; woman who tries to attract the admiration of men without sincere feelings; V.
hew - cut to pieces with ax or sword; chop; N.
advocate - speak in favor of; support (an idea or plan); urge; plead for
catholic - (of likings and interests) universal; general; broad; including many different parts; wide-ranging liberal; Ex. catholic opinions/tastes