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indulge - yield to; gratify; allow oneself a special pleasure; Ex. indulge one's every whim/a child/in a big cigarette; N. indulgence
proscenium - part of stage in front of curtain; front arch of a stage
daunt - intimidate; frighten; discourage; dishearten
ethereal - like a spirit or fairy; unearthly light; heavenly; unusually refined; Ex. She has an ethereal beauty; CF. ether: upper air
agrarian - pertaining to land or its cultivation; Ex. agrarian reform
regent - a person who governs in place of a ruler who is ill, absent, or still a child; ADJ. Ex. the Prince regent
circuit - closed circular line around an area; circumference; regularly repeated journey from place to place
ruse - trick to deceive; stratagem
demeanor - behavior; bearing
vortex - whirlwind; whirlpool; center of turbulence; predicament into which one is inexorably plunged