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muleskinner

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shouter

  • noun someone who communicates vocally in a very loud voice
    bellower; bawler; screamer; yeller; roarer; screecher.

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moaner

  • noun a person given to excessive complaints and crying and whining
    squawker; sniveller; crybaby; complainer; whiner; grumbler; bellyacher.

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shouter

  • noun someone who communicates vocally in a very loud voice
    bellower; bawler; screamer; yeller; roarer; screecher.

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barrelhouse

  • noun a cheap drinking and dancing establishment
    honky-tonk.

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uptempo

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guitarist

  • noun a musician who plays the guitar
    guitar player.

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lovesick

  • adjective satellite languishing because of love
    • strong men behaving like lovesick boys

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style

  • noun how something is done or how it happens
    fashion; manner; way; mode.
    • her dignified manner
    • his rapid manner of talking
    • their nomadic mode of existence
    • in the characteristic New York style
    • a lonely way of life
    • in an abrasive fashion
  • noun a way of expressing something (in language or art or music etc.) that is characteristic of a particular person or group of people or period
    expressive style.
    • all the reporters were expected to adopt the style of the newspaper

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billy

  • noun a short stout club used primarily by policemen
    nightstick; billy club; billystick; baton; truncheon.
  • noun male goat
    he-goat; billy goat.

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riff

  • noun a Berber living in northern Morocco
    Riffian.
  • noun a jazz ostinato; usually provides a background for a solo improvisation

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crawdad

  • noun tiny lobster-like crustaceans usually boiled briefly
    crawfish; ecrevisse; crayfish.
  • noun small freshwater decapod crustacean that resembles a lobster
    crawfish; crayfish; crawdaddy.

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downhearted

  • adjective satellite filled with melancholy and despondency
    blue; dispirited; down in the mouth; depressed; downcast; down; gloomy; low; low-spirited; grim.
    • gloomy at the thought of what he had to face
    • gloomy predictions
    • a gloomy silence
    • took a grim view of the economy
    • the darkening mood
    • lonely and blue in a strange city
    • depressed by the loss of his job
    • a dispirited and resigned expression on her face
    • downcast after his defeat
    • feeling discouraged and downhearted

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blaster

  • noun a workman employed to blast with explosives
    chargeman.

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biloxi

  • noun a member of the Siouan people of southeastern Mississippi
  • noun an old town in southern Mississippi on the Gulf of Mexico

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harmonica

  • noun a small rectangular free-reed instrument having a row of free reeds set back in air holes and played by blowing into the desired hole
    harp; mouth organ; mouth harp.

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steelyard

  • noun a portable balance consisting of a pivoted bar with arms of unequal length
    lever scale; beam scale.

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washday

  • noun a day set aside for doing household laundry
    washing day.

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combo

  • noun a small band of jazz musicians
    jazz group; jazz band.

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jailhouse

  • noun a correctional institution used to detain persons who are in the lawful custody of the government (either accused persons awaiting trial or convicted persons serving a sentence)
    slammer; pokey; gaol; jail; clink; poky.

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diva

  • noun a distinguished female operatic singer; a female operatic star
    prima donna.

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roadhouse

  • noun an inn (usually outside city limits on a main road) providing meals and liquor and dancing and (sometimes) gambling

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solo

  • noun any activity that is performed alone without assistance
  • noun a musical composition for one voice or instrument (with or without accompaniment)

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great

  • noun a person who has achieved distinction and honor in some field
    • he is one of the greats of American music
  • adjective satellite relatively large in size or number or extent; larger than others of its kind
    • a great juicy steak
    • a great multitude
    • the great auk
    • a great old oak
    • a great ocean liner
    • a great delay

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aficionado

  • noun a fan of bull fighting
  • noun a serious devotee of some particular music genre or musical performer

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washboard

  • noun device consisting of a corrugated surface to scrub clothes on
  • noun protective covering consisting of a broad plank along a gunwale to keep water from splashing over the side
    splashboard.

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instrumental

  • adjective relating to or designed for or performed on musical instruments
    • instrumental compositions
    • an instrumental ensemble
  • adjective satellite serving or acting as a means or aid
    subservient; implemental.
    • instrumental in solving the crime

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summertime

  • noun the warmest season of the year; in the northern hemisphere it extends from the summer solstice to the autumnal equinox
    summer.
    • they spent a lazy summer at the shore

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riff

  • noun a jazz ostinato; usually provides a background for a solo improvisation
  • noun a Berber living in northern Morocco
    Riffian.

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buster

  • noun an informal form of address for a man
    dude; fellow.
    • Say, fellow, what are you doing?
    • Hey buster, what's up?
  • noun a robust child

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wolverine

  • noun musteline mammal of northern Eurasia
    Gulo gulo; glutton.
  • noun a native or resident of Michigan
    Michigander.

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aficionado

  • noun a fan of bull fighting
  • noun a serious devotee of some particular music genre or musical performer

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boomtown

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lick

  • noun a salt deposit that animals regularly lick
    salt lick.
  • noun touching with the tongue
    lap.
    • the dog's laps were warm and wet

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lowdown

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singer

  • noun a person who sings
    vocalizer; vocalist; vocaliser.
  • noun United States inventor of an improved chain-stitch sewing machine (1811-1875)
    Isaac Merrit Singer; Isaac M. Singer.

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postpartum

  • adjective occurring immediately after birth
    postnatal.
    • postnatal development

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boogie

  • noun an instrumental version of the blues (especially for piano)
    boogie-woogie.
  • verb dance to boogie music

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saxophonist

  • noun a musician who plays the saxophone
    saxist.

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raunchy

  • adjective satellite earthy and sexually explicit
    • a raunchy novel
  • adjective satellite suggestive of or tending to moral looseness
    lewd; salacious; obscene.
    • lewd whisperings of a dirty old man
    • an indecent gesture
    • obscene telephone calls
    • salacious limericks

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vocalist

  • noun a person who sings
    singer; vocalizer; vocaliser.

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butterfield

  • noun English architect who designed many churches (1814-1900)
    William Butterfield.

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revivalist

  • noun a preacher of the Christian gospel
    evangelist; gospeller; gospeler.

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yodel

  • noun a songlike cry in which the voice fluctuates rapidly between the normal voice and falsetto
  • verb sing by changing register; sing by yodeling
    descant; warble.
    • The Austrians were yodeling in the mountains

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vocalist

  • noun a person who sings
    singer; vocalizer; vocaliser.

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yodeling

  • noun singing by changing back and forth between the chest voice and a falsetto
  • verb sing by changing register; sing by yodeling
    descant; yodel; warble.
    • The Austrians were yodeling in the mountains

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pianist

  • noun a person who plays the piano
    piano player.

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butch

  • noun (slang) offensive term for a lesbian who is noticeably masculine
    dike; dyke.
  • adjective satellite used of men; markedly masculine in appearance or manner
    macho.

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f

  • noun the 6th letter of the Roman alphabet
  • noun a degree on the Fahrenheit scale of temperature
    degree Fahrenheit.

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funky

  • adjective satellite offensively malodorous
    stinking; foul-smelling; foul; foetid; smelly; noisome; fetid; ill-scented.
    • a foul odor
    • the kitchen smelled really funky
  • adjective satellite (of jazz) having the soulful feeling of early blues
    low-down.

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hokum

  • noun a message that seems to convey no meaning
    bunk; meaninglessness; nonsense; nonsensicality.

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singer

  • noun a person who sings
    vocalizer; vocalist; vocaliser.
  • noun United States inventor of an improved chain-stitch sewing machine (1811-1875)
    Isaac Merrit Singer; Isaac M. Singer.

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jazzy

  • adjective satellite resembling jazz (especially in its rhythm)
  • adjective satellite (used especially of clothes) marked by conspicuous display
    showy; gaudy; sporty; flashy.

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g.i.

  • verb clean in preparation for inspection
    GI.
    • the soldiers GIed the barracks

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legacy

  • noun (law) a gift of personal property by will
    bequest.

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backwater

  • noun a body of water that was created by a flood or tide or by being held or forced back by a dam
    • the bayous and backwaters are breeding grounds for mosquitos
  • noun a place or condition in which no development or progress is occurring
    • the country is an economic backwater

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progression

  • noun a series with a definite pattern of advance
    patterned advance.
  • noun a movement forward
    progress; advance.
    • he listened for the progress of the troops

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cerulean

  • noun a light shade of blue
    azure; sky-blue; lazuline; sapphire.
  • adjective satellite of a deep somewhat purplish blue color similar to that of a clear October sky
    azure; bright blue; sky-blue.
    • October's bright blue weather

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reissue

  • noun a publication (such as a book) that is reprinted without changes or editing and offered again for sale
    reprint; reprinting.
  • verb print anew
    reprint.
    • They never reprinted the famous treatise

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steamroller

  • noun a massive inexorable force that seems to crush everything in its way
    juggernaut.
  • noun vehicle equipped with heavy wide smooth rollers for compacting roads and pavements
    road roller.

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purist

  • noun someone who insists on great precision and correctness (especially in the use of words)

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uppity

  • adjective satellite presumptuously arrogant
    overweening.
    • had a witty but overweening manner
    • no idea how overweening he would be"- S.V.Benet
    • getting a little uppity and needed to be slapped down"- NY Times

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guitar

  • noun a stringed instrument usually having six strings; played by strumming or plucking

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bootlegger

  • noun someone who makes or sells illegal liquor
    moonshiner.

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chorus

  • noun any utterance produced simultaneously by a group
    • a chorus of boos
  • noun a group of people assembled to sing together

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payola

  • noun a bribe given to a disc jockey to induce him to promote a particular record

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lyric

  • noun the text of a popular song or musical-comedy number
    language; words.
    • his compositions always started with the lyrics
    • he wrote both words and music
    • the song uses colloquial language
  • noun a short poem of songlike quality
    lyric poem.

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invisibility

  • noun the quality of not being perceivable by the eye
    invisibleness.

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purist

  • noun someone who insists on great precision and correctness (especially in the use of words)

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soulful

  • adjective satellite full of or expressing deep emotion
    • soulful eyes
    • soulful music

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diva

  • noun a distinguished female operatic singer; a female operatic star
    prima donna.

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vocal

  • noun music intended to be performed by one or more singers, usually with instrumental accompaniment
    vocal music.
  • noun a short musical composition with words
    song.
    • a successful musical must have at least three good songs

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stylist

  • noun an artist who is a master of a particular style
  • noun someone who cuts or beautifies hair
    hairstylist; styler; hairdresser.

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blue

  • noun blue color or pigment; resembling the color of the clear sky in the daytime
    blueness.
    • he had eyes of bright blue
  • noun blue clothing
    • she was wearing blue

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musician

  • noun someone who plays a musical instrument (as a profession)
    player; instrumentalist.
  • noun artist who composes or conducts music as a profession

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mexicali

  • noun a city in northwestern Mexico near the California border

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tonality

  • noun any of 24 major or minor diatonic scales that provide the tonal framework for a piece of music
    key.

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moody

  • adjective satellite showing a brooding ill humor
    saturnine; dour; morose; sour; dark; glum; glowering; sullen.
    • a dark scowl
    • the proverbially dour New England Puritan
    • a glum, hopeless shrug
    • he sat in moody silence
    • a morose and unsociable manner
    • a saturnine, almost misanthropic young genius"- Bruce Bliven
    • a sour temper
    • a sullen crowd
  • noun United States tennis player who dominated women's tennis in the 1920s and 1930s (1905-1998)
    Helen Newington Wills; Helen Wills Moody; Helen Wills.

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inflection

  • noun a change in the form of a word (usually by adding a suffix) to indicate a change in its grammatical function
    inflexion.
  • noun the patterns of stress and intonation in a language
    prosody.

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vibraphone

  • noun a percussion instrument similar to a xylophone but having metal bars and rotating disks in the resonators that produce a vibrato sound
    vibraharp; vibes.

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idiom

  • noun a manner of speaking that is natural to native speakers of a language
    parlance.
  • noun the usage or vocabulary that is characteristic of a specific group of people
    dialect; accent.
    • the immigrants spoke an odd dialect of English
    • he has a strong German accent
    • it has been said that a language is a dialect with an army and navy

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juke

  • noun a small roadside establishment in the southeastern United States where you can eat and drink and dance to music provided by a jukebox
    juke house; jook house; juke joint; jook; jook joint.
  • noun (football) a deceptive move made by a football player
    fake.

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musician

  • noun someone who plays a musical instrument (as a profession)
    player; instrumentalist.
  • noun artist who composes or conducts music as a profession

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santana

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performer

  • noun an entertainer who performs a dramatic or musical work for an audience
    performing artist.

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memphis

  • noun largest city of Tennessee; located in southwestern Tennessee on bluffs overlooking the Mississippi River
  • noun an ancient city of Egypt on the Nile (south of Cairo)

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rockers

  • noun originally a British youth subculture that evolved out of the teddy boys in the 1960s; wore black leather jackets and jeans and boots; had greased hair and rode motorcycles and listened to rock'n'roll; were largely unskilled manual laborers
    bikers.
  • noun an attendant who rocks a child in a cradle
    rocker.

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scop

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tune

  • noun a succession of notes forming a distinctive sequence
    melodic phrase; air; melodic line; strain; melody; line.
    • she was humming an air from Beethoven
  • noun the property of producing accurately a note of a given pitch
    • he cannot sing in tune
    • the clarinet was out of tune

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sharpshooter

  • noun an athlete noted for accurate aim
  • noun someone skilled in shooting
    crack shot; marksman.

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bedbug

  • noun bug of temperate regions that infests especially beds and feeds on human blood
    bed bug; chinch; Cimex lectularius.

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recording

  • noun a signal that encodes something (e.g., picture or sound) that has been recorded
  • noun the act of making a record (especially an audio record)
    transcription.
    • she watched the recording from a sound-proof booth

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lonesome

  • adjective satellite being the only one; single and isolated from others
    solitary; only; sole; lone.
    • the lone doctor in the entire county
    • a lonesome pine
    • an only child
    • the sole heir
    • the sole example
    • a solitary instance of cowardice
    • a solitary speck in the sky
  • adjective satellite marked by dejection from being alone
    lonely.
    • felt sad and lonely
    • the loneliest night of the week
    • lonesome when her husband is away
    • spent a lonesome hour in the bar

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craze

  • noun an interest followed with exaggerated zeal
    rage; fad; furore; cult; furor.
    • he always follows the latest fads
    • it was all the rage that season
  • noun state of violent mental agitation
    fury; delirium; frenzy; hysteria.

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varsity

  • noun a British abbreviation of `university'; usually refers to Oxford University or Cambridge University
  • noun a team representing a college or university
    first team.

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gunmetal

  • noun a type of bronze used for parts subject to wear or corrosion (especially corrosion by sea water)

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harp

  • noun a chordophone that has a triangular frame consisting of a sounding board and a pillar and a curved neck; the strings stretched between the neck and the soundbox are plucked with the fingers
  • noun a pair of curved vertical supports for a lampshade

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elwood

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solo

  • noun any activity that is performed alone without assistance
  • noun a musical composition for one voice or instrument (with or without accompaniment)

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ultramarine

  • noun blue pigment made of powdered lapis lazuli
    ultramarine blue.
  • noun a vivid blue to purple-blue color

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album

  • noun one or more recordings issued together; originally released on 12-inch phonograph records (usually with attractive record covers) and later on cassette audiotape and compact disc
    record album.
  • noun a book of blank pages with pockets or envelopes; for organizing photographs or stamp collections etc

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cornflower

  • noun plant of southern and southeastern United States grown for its yellow flowers that can be dried
    strawflower; Uvularia grandiflora.
  • noun an annual Eurasian plant cultivated in North America having showy heads of blue or purple or pink or white flowers
    bachelor's button; Centaurea cyanus; bluebottle.

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gutsy

  • adjective marked by courage and determination in the face of difficulties or danger; robust and uninhibited; it was a gutsy thing to do"
    plucky.
    • you have to admire her
    • the gutsy...intensity of her musical involvement"-Judith Crist
    • a gutsy red wine

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jam

  • noun preserve of crushed fruit
  • noun informal terms for a difficult situation
    kettle of fish; mess; fix; muddle; hole; pickle.
    • he got into a terrible fix
    • he made a muddle of his marriage

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pastel

  • noun any of various pale or light colors
  • adjective satellite lacking in body or vigor
    • faded pastel charms of the naive music

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vamp

  • noun a seductive woman who uses her sex appeal to exploit men
    minx; prickteaser; tease; vamper; coquette; flirt.
  • noun an improvised musical accompaniment

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iridescent

  • adjective satellite varying in color when seen in different lights or from different angles
    shot; changeable; chatoyant.
    • changeable taffeta
    • chatoyant (or shot) silk
    • a dragonfly hovered, vibrating and iridescent
  • adjective satellite having a play of lustrous rainbow colors
    nacreous; pearlescent; opalescent; opaline.
    • an iridescent oil slick
    • nacreous (or pearlescent) clouds looking like mother-of-pearl
    • a milky opalescent (or opaline) luster

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