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finicky - too particular; fussy; difficult to please; too concerned with unimportant details or quality; Ex. finicky about her food
expedite - hasten; make go faster
slough - (of a snake) shed or cast off (dead outer skin); N: outer layer that is shed
padre - chaplain (in the armed forces)
babble - chatter idly or foolishly; make continuous sounds like water running gently over rounded stone; N.
overwrought - nervous or excited; extremely agitated; hysterical; wrought-up; CF. wrought: made or done
benefit - advantage; anything that brings helpl, advantage, or profit; money provided by the government to the people; fund-raising public entertainment; Ex. unemployment benefit; V: receive benefits; be beneficial to; give benefits
Bacchanalia - the ancient Roman festival in honor of Bacchus
myriad - very large number; ADJ. CF. ten thousand
irreparable - not able to be corrected or repaired; impossible to repair