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prevail - be widespread; triumph over; gain victory; prevail on: persuade; induce; Ex. Justice has prevailed; Ex. prevail on someone to do something
idyllic - charmingly carefree; simple and happy; Ex. idyllic scene
incubate - hatch; warm (eggs) with the body to promote hatching; maintain at optimal environment conditions for development; be holding in one's body an infection which is going to develop into a disease; N. incubation; CF. incubation:disease
moratorium - legal delay of payment or action; Ex. declare moratorium on the building of new houses
palatial - of or suitable for a palace; magnificent
countenance - approve; support; tolerate; Ex. countenance his rude behavior; N: face; appearance
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.
rendezvous - meeting place; meeting at a set time or place; V.
flair - talent
musty - stale (in odor or taste); spoiled by age; CF. moist