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encroachment - gradual intrusion; Ex. I resent all these encroachments on my valuable time; V. encroach: take another's possessions or right gradually or stealthily; intrude; Ex. encroach on/upon
glitter - shine brightly with flashing points of light; Ex. glittering diamond ring; N: sparkling light; attractiveness; glamor; Ex. glitter of the sun on the waves
melancholy - gloomy; morose; blue; N. ADJ. melancholic; CF. melancholia
gentility - those of gentle birth; high social class; refinement; quality of being genteel
convene - come together; assemble; call to meet; Ex. convene the council
concordat - formal agreement
flaccid - flabby; lacking firmness; weak; Ex. flaccid muscles
magnanimity - generosity; ADJ. magnanimous: generous
respite - time for rest; interval of relief; delay in punishment; reprieve
gibe - mock; make jeering remarks; N: jeering remarks