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precedent - preceding (in time, rank, etc.)
strew - spread randomly; sprinkle; scatter; Ex. flower girl strewing rose petals
dulcet - sweet sounding; pleasing to the ear; melodious
intimate - hint; suggest; imply; ADJ: marked by close relationship; familiar; private; personal; Ex. intimate knowledge/thoughts in the diary; N: close friend or confidant; CF. intimacy
solemnity - seriousness; gravity
affliction - state of distress; trial; cause of distress or suffering; V. afflict: inflict grievous suffering on
jaunty - cheerful and pleased with life; lighthearted; animated; easy and carefree; dapper in appearance; Ex. jaunty person/hat
denounce - condemn; criticize; N. denunciation
flicker - burn unsteadily or fitfully; move waveringly; N: flickering movement or light; brief sensation; Ex. flicker of excitement
perforate - pierce; put a hole through