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amenities - convenient features that helps to make life pleasant; social courtesies
poultice - soothing application applied to sore and inflamed portions of the body
mellifluous - (of words or a voice) sweetly or smoothly flowing; melodious; having a pleasant tune
pinch - squeeze between the thumb and a finger, or other edges; Ex. I had to pinch myself to make sure I wasn't dreaming. N: amount that can be held between the thumb and a finger
consternation - great shock; dismay
manacle - restrain; handcuff; N.
precarious - unsafe; lacking in stability; uncertain; risky; Ex. precarious living
clipper - sailing vessel built for great speed
taper - very thin candle; gradual decrease in the width of a long object; V. make or become gradually narrower toward one end
intractable - unruly; difficult to manage; Ex. intractable problem/child