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piquant - pleasantly tart-tasting; spicy; pleasantly stimulating; Ex. piquant situation when my old enemy asked for my help
panache - flair; manner of doing things without any difficulty (causing admiration); flamboyance; bunch of feathers (on a helmet); Ex. with great panache; CF.
emancipate - set free; liberate
perquisite - (perk) any gain above stipulated salary; Ex. perquisites such as free meals and a car
monumental - massive; impressively large; built as a monument
distant - reserved or aloof; cold in manner; Ex. distant greeting; ADV. distantly
shimmer - shine with a flickering light; glimmer intermittently; Ex. The moonlight shimmered on the water; N.
enfranchise - admit to the rights of citizenship (especially the right to vote); CF. franchise
irreproachable - beyond reproach; blameless; impeccable; Ex. irreproachable conduct
extirpate - root up; uproot; destroy completely