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itinerary - plan of a trip; record of a trip
prize - pry; move with a lever; value highly; esteem; Ex. his most prized possession; N: something captured during war-time (esp. an enemy ship)
purport - intention; purpose; meaning; V: claim; profess; Ex. order which purports to be signed by the general
caulk - (calk) make watertight (by blocking up cracks as in a ship)
prefigure - be a sign of; foreshadow
nectar - drink of the gods; sweet liquid collected by bees
subdue - less intense; quieter; Ex. subdued lighting; Ex. subdue: conquer; make less intense; quiet; Ex. subdue one's anger
disheveled - untidy (of hair or clothing); V. dishevel
claustrophobia - fear of being locked in
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