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filigree - delicate ornamental lacelike metalwork
misconstrue - interpret incorrectly; misinterpret; misjudge
desperate - having lost all hope; despairing; reckless and violent because of loss of hope or despair; undertaken as a last resort
effluvium - noxious(harmful) smell
resuscitate - revive; bring back to life or consciousness; Ex. resuscitate the drowned child
outwit - outsmart; defeat by behaving more cleverly
correlate - either of the correlated things; V.
dissonance - discord
protocol - diplomatic etiquette; ceremony and etiquette observed by diplomats; first copy of a treaty before its ratification; Ex. Protocol demands that the queen meet him at the airport.
firebrand - piece of burning wood; hothead; troublemaker; person who stirs up trouble