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::: bastion - stronghold; something seen as a source of protection; Ex. the last bastion of male chauvinism
::: indelible - not able to be erased
::: flourish - grow well; prosper; make sweeping gestures; wave; brandish; Ex. The trees flourished in the sun. N: showy movement or gesture; embellishment or ornamentation (esp. in handwriting)
::: executive - person having administrative authority; one branch of government executing laws; ADJ: relating to executing
::: dilapidated - falling to pieces; in a bad condition; ruined because of neglect; Ex. dilapidated old car/castle; N. dilapidation
::: bode - foreshadow; portend
::: listless - lacking in spirit or energy; languid
::: solace - comfort in sorrow or trouble; consolation; V: comfort or console in time of sorrow or trouble
::: unwitting - not knowing; unaware; unintentional; Ex. She was their unwitting accomplice; Ex. unwitting insult; CF. wit: know
::: surfeit - satiate; feed or supply to excess; stuff; indulge to excess in anything; N: surfeiting; excessive amount; Ex. surfeit of food