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adorn - decorate
vulgar - of the common people; deficient in refinement; not refined; coarse; Ex. vulgar display of wealth; N. vulgarism: vulgarity; crudely indecent word; CF. vulgarian: vulgar person; boor; lout
recourse - resorting to help when in trouble; Ex. without recourse to
metamorphosis - change of form; Ex. metamorphosis of caterpillar to butterfly; V. metamorphose: change by metamorphosis
amorphous - formless; lacking shape or definition
sanguine - optimistic; cheerful; hopeful; of the color of blood; red
indemnify - make secure against damage or loss; compensate for damage or loss; CF. make uninjured
desultory - aimless; haphazard; digressing at random
expedite - hasten; make go faster
careen - lurch; sway from side to side; move with irregular swinging movement; stagger