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implicit - understood but not stated; implied; unquestioning and complete; Ex. implicit trust
ascendancy - controlling influence; position of controlling influence; CF. in the ascendant
lavish - liberal; wasteful; generous or wasteful in giving or using; abundant; profuse; great; Ex. decorated lavishly; V. give in abundance
crest - top (as of a hill or wave); showy feathers on the head of a bird
dorsal - relating to the back of an animal; Ex. dorsal fin
circumlocution - indirect or roundabout expression (by using an uncecessarily large number of words esp. when trying to avoid answering a difficult question directly)
aversion - firm dislike
titular - of a title; in name only; nominal; having the title of an office without the obligations; Ex. titular head of the company
insouciant - without concern or care; unconcerned; indifferent
connoisseur - person competent to act as a judge of art, etc. (whose judgments are respected); a lover of an art