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prank - mischievous trick
embroider - decorate with needlework; ornament (a story) with fancy or fictitious details; embellish
quorum - minimal number of members necessary to conduct a meeting
cadaver - corpse; dead human body
cynosure - object of general attention; person or thing that is a center of attention; CF. Ursa Minor
confidant - (confidante) trusted friend (to whom one tells one's secret)
impotent - weak; ineffective; lacking in physical strength or power
refulgent - effulgent; brilliant; brightly shining; gleaming; Ex. refulgent moon
estranged - separated; alienated; V. estrange: alienate (people in a family); N. estrangement
facile - easily accomplished; ready or fluent; superficial; not deep; Ex. facile solution to a complex problem; Ex. facile speaker; N. facility: ability to do something easily and well; ease in doing resulting from skill or aptitude; something that facilitates an action; amenity; Ex. with great facility