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acoustics - science of sound; quality that makes a room easy or hard to hear in
glitter - shine brightly with flashing points of light; Ex. glittering diamond ring; N: sparkling light; attractiveness; glamor; Ex. glitter of the sun on the waves
cringe - shrink back as if in fear; cower
paradigm - model; example that serves as a model; pattern; list of all the inflectional forms of a word
brunt - main impact or shock (of an attack or blow); Ex. brunt of the argument
unintimating - unfrightening
smelt - melt (ore) for separating and removing the metal; melt or blend ores changing their chemical composition
proximity - nearness; ADJ. proximate
purport - intention; purpose; meaning; V: claim; profess; Ex. order which purports to be signed by the general
downcast - disheartened; dejected; sad; directed downward