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infraction - violation (of a rule or regulation); breach
runic - mysterious; set down in an ancient alphabet; N. rune: one of the letters of an alphabet used by ancient Germanic peoples (cut on stone or wood); magic charm
parquet - floor made of wood strips inlaid in a mosaic like matter; CF. strip: long narrow piece
distraught - upset; distracted by anxiety; very anxious and troubled almost to the point of madness; Ex. distraught with grief/worry
indubitable - unable to be doubted; which cannot be doubted; unquestionable
coquette - flirt; flirtatious woman; woman who tries to attract the admiration of men without sincere feelings; V.
ensconce - settle comfortably; place comfortably (in a secure place)
anathema - solemn curse; someone or something regarded as a curse; V. anathematize
efficacy - power to produce desired effect; ADJ. efficacious: effectual
sensual - devoted to the pleasures of the sense; carnal; voluptuous; Ex. sensual woman/curves/lips