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frailty
The quality or state of being frail.
yeasty
of, containing, or resembling yeast
frothy; foamy; youthful; exuberant; ebullient
trifling; frivolous
gambols
to skip about, as in dancing or playing; frolic.
drape
to cover or hang with cloth or other fabric, esp. in graceful folds; adorn with drapery.
to adjust (curtains, clothes, etc.)
sequined
something that is bejeweled or beaded.
tasseled
to remove the tassel from (growing corn) in order to improve the crop.
pannier
a basket, esp. a large one, for carrying goods, provisions, etc.
festooned
a string or chain of flowers, foliage, ribbon, etc., suspended in a curve between two points.
askew
to one side; out of line; in a crooked position; awry: to wear one's hat askew; to hang a picture askew.
kerosene
a mixture of liquid hydrocarbons obtained by distilling petroleum, bituminous shale, or the like, and widely used as a fuel, cleaning solvent, etc.
caked
to become formed into a crust or compact mass.
lurch
an act or instance of swaying abruptly.
vaulted
constructed or covered with a vault, as a building or chamber.
lungis
large piece of cloth, usually worn wrapped around the waist.
intractly
something that is complex, complicated or hard to understand.
fodder
a coarse food for livestock.
elope
to run away without permission with a lover.
chadr
a cloth women wrap around their heads.
kneading
to press or stretch dough with your hands.
nuzzle
to touch something with the nose or mouth.
mujahideen
muslim fighters engaged in battle with non-muslim enemy.
basin
a kind of sink
bodice
another word for body
shatoosh
a special shawl that the rich wear.
thatch
a thick, strong material used to cover roofs.
luminous
something which is shimmering, bright, glowing...