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palatable - agreeable; pleasing to the taste
quandary - dilemma; state of uncertainty; Ex. She is in a quandary about whether to go.
hone - sharpen (a tool); N: whetstone for sharpening a tool
epilogue - short speech at conclusion of dramatic work
synchronous - similarly timed; simultaneous with; occurring at the same time; V. synchronize
augury - omen; prophecy; sign of coming events; V. augur: predict; foretell; be a sign of (something in future)
relinquish - give up something (with reluctance); yield; release; Ex. relinquish power/the claim to the land/his hold on my arm
appurtenances - subordinate possessions; something added to a more important thing
bereavement - state of being deprived of something valuable or beloved; state of being bereaved or bereft
nettle - irritate; annoy; vex; ADJ. nettlesome