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shimmer - shine with a flickering light; glimmer intermittently; Ex. The moonlight shimmered on the water; N.
meticulous - excessively careful (with great attention to detail); painstaking; scrupulous
miasma - swamp gas; heavy vaporous atmosphere often emanating from decaying matter; pervasive corrupting influence; noxious atmosphere or influence
raspy - making a harsh noise; grating; harsh
blowhard - talkative boaster; braggart
commiserate - feel or express pity or sympathy for
executor - person designated to execute the terms of a will;
tentative - not fully worked out or developed; provisional; experimental; uncertain; hesitant; not definite or positive; Ex. tentative agreement/reply
nonplus - put at a loss; bring to a halt by confusion; perplex; CF. no more
galleon - large three-masted sailing ship