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embroider - decorate with needlework; ornament (a story) with fancy or fictitious details; embellish
sentient - capable of sensation and conscious; aware; sensitive; Ex. sentient creature; N. sentience
rigor - severity; Ex. rigors of the Russian winter
servile - slavish; cringing; N. servility
wangle - achieve by cleverness or trick; wiggle out; fake; Ex. She tried to wangle an invitation to the party.
painstaking - taking pains; showing hard work; taking great care; very careful and through
ductile - malleable; pliable; (of metals) easily pulled into shape; flexible; (of someone) easily influenced or controlled
frenetic - (phrenetic) frenzied; frantic
elusive - evasive; not frank; baffling; hard to grasp, catch, or understand; V. elude: escape from; escape the understanding or grasp of; Ex. elude the hunter; Ex. His name eludes me.
coddle - treat gently; indulge excessively; pamper; mollycoddle; baby; cook in water just below boiling point; Ex. coddled eggs