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finery - beautiful clothes for a special occasion
putrid - decayed and foul-smelling; foul; rotten; decayed; N. putridity
concur - agree; coincide; happen at the same time
wheedle - deceive, persuade, or obtain by flattery; cajole; coax; Ex. wheedle a promise out of her
regimen - prescribed course of diet or exercise; prescribed diet and habits; Ex. daily regimen of a dancer
succumb - yield (to something overwhelming); give in; die; Ex. succumb to the illness
gape - open widely; open the mouth wide; stare wonderingly with the mouth open; CF. agape
impolitic - not wise; not expedient; not politic
distant - reserved or aloof; cold in manner; Ex. distant greeting; ADV. distantly
persevere - continue steadily in spite of difficulties