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stoutening

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unheedy

Incautious; precipitate; heedless. Obs. Milton.

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greatcoat

  • noun a heavy coat worn over clothes in winter
    topcoat; overcoat.

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finagler

  • noun a deceiver who uses crafty misleading methods
    wangler.

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ungodly

  • adjective satellite characterized by iniquity; wicked because it is believed to be a sin
    sinful; iniquitous.
    • iniquitous deeds
    • he said it was sinful to wear lipstick
    • ungodly acts

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hydria

(Gr. Antiq.) A water jar; esp., one with a large rounded body, a small neck, and three handles. Some of the most beautiful Greek vases are of this form.

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mummiform

Having some resemblance to a mummy; -- in zoölogy, said of the pupæ of certain insects.

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kylix

  • noun a shallow drinking cup with two handles; used in ancient Greece
    cylix.

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parallelogrammic

Having the properties of a parallelogram. R.

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fatherlike

  • adjective satellite like or befitting a father or fatherhood; kind and protective
    fatherly.

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eight

  • noun the cardinal number that is the sum of seven and one
    ogdoad; octet; octad; VIII; eighter; 8; eighter from Decatur; octonary.
  • noun a group of United States painters founded in 1907 and noted for their realistic depictions of sordid aspects of city life
    Ashcan School.

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kenspeckle

Having so marked an appearance as easily to be recognized. Scot.

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pyxis

  • noun fruit of such plants as the plantain; a capsule whose upper part falls off when the seeds are released
    pyxidium.
  • noun a constellation in the southern hemisphere near Puppis and Antlia

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semilegendary

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9-11

  • noun the day in 2001 when Arab suicide bombers hijacked United States airliners and used them as bombs
    9/11; Sept. 11; September 11; Sep 11.

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sylphlike

  • adjective satellite moving and bending with ease
    lissome; lithesome; lissom; slender; lithe; svelte; supple.

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skating

  • noun the sport of gliding on skates
  • verb move along on skates
    skate.
    • The Dutch often skate along the canals in winter

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pajamaed

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understate

  • verb represent as less significant or important
    minimize; downplay; minimise.

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berobed

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schematize

  • verb formulate in regular order; to reduce to a scheme or formula
    • The chemists schematized the various reactions in a coherent fashion
  • verb give conventional form to
    schematise.
    • some art forms schematise designs into geometrical patterns

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semimythical

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caption

  • noun taking exception; especially a quibble based on a captious argument
    • a mere caption unworthy of a reply
  • noun translation of foreign dialogue of a movie or TV program; usually displayed at the bottom of the screen
    subtitle.

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kimonoed

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prominently

  • adverb in a prominent way
    conspicuously.
    • the new car was prominently displayed in the driveway

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junoesque

  • adjective satellite suggestive of a statue
    statuesque.

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personify

  • verb invest with or as with a body; give body to
    body.
  • verb represent, as of a character on stage
    embody; be.
    • Derek Jacobi was Hamlet

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cassocked

  • adjective satellite dressed in a cassock
    • cassocked monks

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enallage

  • noun a substitution of part of speech or gender or number or tense etc. (e.g., editorial `we' for `I')

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zaftig

  • adjective satellite (of a female body) healthily plump and vigorous;
    zoftig; buxom.
    • a generation ago...buxom actresses were popular"- Robt.A.Hamilton

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amphora

  • noun an ancient jar with two handles and a narrow neck; used to hold oil or wine

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motherlike

  • adjective satellite suggestive of or acting like a mother

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silhouette

  • noun an outline of a solid object (as cast by its shadow)
  • noun a drawing of the outline of an object; filled in with some uniform color

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nymphlike

Resembling, or characteristic of, a nymph.

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hysteron

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lincolnesque

  • adjective of or relating to or in the manner of Abraham Lincoln
    Lincolnian.

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recline

  • verb move the upper body backwards and down
    lean back.
  • verb cause to recline
    • She reclined her head on the pillow

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kinglike

  • adjective satellite having the rank of or resembling or befitting a king
    kingly.
    • symbolizing kingly power
    • the murder of his kingly guest

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shamble

  • noun walking with a slow dragging motion without lifting your feet
    shambling; shuffle; shuffling.
    • from his shambling I assumed he was very old
  • verb walk by dragging one's feet
    shuffle; scuffle.
    • he shuffled out of the room
    • We heard his feet shuffling down the hall

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lissajous

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hyperbaton

  • noun reversal of normal word order (as in `cheese I love')

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scalic

  • adjective of or related to a musical scale
    • scalic patterns

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flounce

  • noun a strip of pleated material used as a decoration or a trim
    ruffle; frill; furbelow.
  • noun the act of walking with exaggerated jerky motions

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clownlike

  • adjective satellite like a clown
    clownish; zany; buffoonish.
    • a buffoonish walk
    • a clownish face
    • a zany sense of humor

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volute

  • noun ornament consisting of a curve on a plane that winds around a center with an increasing distance from the center
    spiral.
  • noun a structure consisting of something wound in a continuous series of loops
    coil; spiral; helix; whorl.
    • a coil of rope

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shapely

  • adjective having a well-proportioned and pleasing shape
    • a slim waist and shapely legs

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lithesome

  • adjective satellite moving and bending with ease
    lissome; sylphlike; lissom; slender; lithe; svelte; supple.

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overstate

  • verb to enlarge beyond bounds or the truth
    overdraw; magnify; exaggerate; hyperbolize; hyperbolise; amplify.
    • tended to romanticize and exaggerate this `gracious Old South' imagery

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demisemiquaver

  • noun a musical note having the time value of a thirty-second of a whole note
    thirty-second note.

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stride

  • noun a step in walking or running
    pace; tread.
  • noun the distance covered by a step
    pace; footstep; step.
    • he stepped off ten paces from the old tree and began to dig

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sextuplet

  • noun the cardinal number that is the sum of five and one
    sixer; sestet; Captain Hicks; hexad; sise; VI; six; sextet; half a dozen; 6.

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swathe

  • noun an enveloping bandage
    wrapping.
  • verb wrap in swaddling clothes
    swaddle.
    • swaddled the infant

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ecorche

(Fine Arts) A manikin, or image, representing an animal, especially man, with the skin removed so that the muscles are exposed for purposes of study.

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agaze

  • adjective satellite (used of eyes) open and fixed as if in fear or wonder
    staring.
    • staring eyes

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slicker

  • noun a macintosh made from cotton fabric treated with oil and pigment to make it waterproof
    oilskin.
  • noun a person with good manners and stylish clothing

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symbolising

  • noun the act of representing something with a symbol
    symbolizing.
  • verb represent or identify by using a symbol; use symbols
    symbolise; symbolize.
    • The poet symbolizes love in this poem
    • These painters believed that artists should symbolize

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grandfather

  • noun the father of your father or mother
    grandad; granddaddy; granddad; grandpa; gramps.

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epitomize

  • verb embody the essential characteristics of or be a typical example of
    typify; epitomise.
    • The fugue typifies Bach's style of composition

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dwarflike

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skate

  • noun sports equipment that is worn on the feet to enable the wearer to glide along and to be propelled by the alternate actions of the legs
  • noun large edible rays having a long snout and thick tail with pectoral fins continuous with the head; swim by undulating the edges of the pectoral fins

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wraithlike

  • adjective satellite lacking in substance
    shadowy.
    • strange fancies of unreal and shadowy worlds"- W.A.Butler
    • dim shadowy forms
    • a wraithlike column of smoke

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underestimate

  • noun an estimation that is too low; an estimate that is less than the true or actual value
    underestimation; underreckoning; underrating.
  • verb assign too low a value to
    undervalue.
    • Don't underestimate the value of this heirloom-you may sell it at a good price

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curvacious

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bestride

  • verb get up on the back of
    hop on; get on; mount; mount up; jump on; climb on.
    • mount a horse

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loom

  • noun a textile machine for weaving yarn into a textile
  • verb come into view indistinctly, often threateningly
    • Another air plane loomed into the sky

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priestlike

  • adjective befitting or characteristic of a priest or the priesthood
    priestly.
    • priestly dedication to the people of his parish

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rise

  • noun a growth in strength or number or importance
  • noun the act of changing location in an upward direction
    ascension; ascent; ascending.

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rectilineal

  • adjective satellite characterized by a straight line or lines
    rectilinear.
    • rectilinear patterns in wallpaper
    • the rectilinear propagation of light

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caption

  • noun taking exception; especially a quibble based on a captious argument
    • a mere caption unworthy of a reply
  • noun translation of foreign dialogue of a movie or TV program; usually displayed at the bottom of the screen
    subtitle.

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biform

  • adjective satellite having or combining two forms
    • a biform crystal
    • the biform body of a mermaid

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trudge

  • noun a long difficult walk
  • verb walk heavily and firmly, as when weary, or through mud
    footslog; tramp; plod; slog; pad.
    • Mules plodded in a circle around a grindstone

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jersey

  • noun a close-fitting pullover shirt
    T-shirt; tee shirt.
  • noun a Mid-Atlantic state on the Atlantic; one of the original 13 colonies
    Garden State; NJ; New Jersey.

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backlit

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curvaceous

  • adjective satellite (of a woman's body) having a large bosom and pleasing curves
    busty; sonsie; stacked; voluptuous; full-bosomed; bosomy; buxom; curvy; well-endowed; sonsy.
    • Hollywood seems full of curvaceous blondes
    • a curvy young woman in a tight dress

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crouch

  • noun the act of bending low with the limbs close to the body
  • verb bend one's back forward from the waist on down
    stoop; bend; bow.
    • he crouched down
    • She bowed before the Queen
    • The young man stooped to pick up the girl's purse

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phantomlike

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llb

  • noun a three-year law degree
    Bachelor of Laws.

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semiquaver

  • noun a musical note having the time value of a sixteenth of a whole note
    sixteenth note.

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aposiopesis

  • noun breaking off in the middle of a sentence (as by writers of realistic conversations)

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lissom

  • adjective satellite moving and bending with ease
    lissome; lithesome; sylphlike; slender; lithe; svelte; supple.

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divisor

  • noun one of two or more integers that can be exactly divided into another integer
    factor.
    • what are the 4 factors of 6?
  • noun the number by which a dividend is divided

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princely

  • adjective satellite rich and superior in quality
    gilded; sumptuous; opulent; luxurious; grand; deluxe.
    • a princely sum
    • gilded dining rooms
  • adjective satellite having the rank of or befitting a prince
    • a princely bearing
    • princely manner

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neve

  • noun the upper part of a glacier (beyond the limit of perpetual snow) where the snow turns to ice

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lissome

  • adjective satellite moving and bending with ease
    lithesome; sylphlike; lissom; slender; lithe; svelte; supple.

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bestride

  • verb get up on the back of
    hop on; get on; mount; mount up; jump on; climb on.
    • mount a horse

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svelte

  • adjective satellite showing a high degree of refinement and the assurance that comes from wide social experience
    refined; polished; urbane.
    • his polished manner
    • maintained an urbane tone in his letters
  • adjective satellite moving and bending with ease
    lissome; lithesome; sylphlike; lissom; slender; lithe; supple.

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depict

  • verb show in, or as in, a picture
    picture; render; show.
    • This scene depicts country life
    • the face of the child is rendered with much tenderness in this painting
  • verb give a description of
    draw; describe.
    • He drew an elaborate plan of attack

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cowled

  • adjective satellite having the head enclosed in a cowl or hood
    • a cowled monk
  • verb cover with or as with a cowl
    cowl.
    • cowl the boys and veil the girls

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ravishingly

  • adverb in a ravishing manner or to a ravishing degree
    • she was ravishingly beautiful

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cap

  • noun a tight-fitting headdress
  • noun a top (as for a bottle)

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garbed

  • adjective satellite dressed or clothed especially in fine attire; often used in combination
    garmented; habilimented; appareled; dressed; attired; robed.
    • the elegantly attired gentleman
    • neatly dressed workers
    • monks garbed in hooded robes
    • went about oddly garmented
    • professors robed in crimson
    • tuxedo-attired gentlemen
    • crimson-robed Harvard professors
  • verb provide with clothes or put clothes on
    enclothe; garment; fit out; garb; raiment; apparel; habilitate; dress; tog; clothe.
    • Parents must feed and dress their child

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mixtilinear

Containing, or consisting of, lines of different kinds, as straight, curved, and the like; as, a mixtilinear angle, that is, an angle contained by a straight line and a curve. R.

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spreadeagle

  • verb defeat disastrously
    spread-eagle; rout.

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dandyish

  • adjective satellite affecting extreme elegance in dress and manner
    foppish; dandified.

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lop

  • verb cut off from a whole
    discerp; sever.
    • His head was severed from his body
    • The soul discerped from the body
  • verb cultivate, tend, and cut back the growth of
    trim; prune; clip; cut back; crop; snip; dress.
    • dress the plants in the garden

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witchlike

  • adjective satellite being or having the character of witchcraft

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slink

  • verb walk stealthily
    • I saw a cougar slinking toward its prey

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togaed

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loom

  • noun a textile machine for weaving yarn into a textile
  • verb come into view indistinctly, often threateningly
    • Another air plane loomed into the sky

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stockish

Like a stock; stupid; blockish.
Since naught so stockish, hard, and full of rage, But music for the time doth change his nature. Shak.

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vas

  • noun a tube in which a body fluid circulates
    vessel.
  • noun a state in the eastern United States; one of the original 13 colonies; one of the Confederate States in the American Civil War
    Old Dominion State; Old Dominion; Virginia; VA.

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semihistorical

Half or party historical. Sir G. C. Lewis.

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symbolizing

  • noun the act of representing something with a symbol
    symbolising.
  • verb express indirectly by an image, form, or model; be a symbol
    symbolise; typify; symbolize; represent; stand for.
    • What does the Statue of Liberty symbolize?

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plumpish

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brandish

  • noun the act of waving
    flourish.
  • verb move or swing back and forth
    flourish; wave.
    • She waved her gun

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curvy

  • adjective satellite having curves
    curvey.
    • a settee with only one curvy end
  • adjective satellite (of a woman's body) having a large bosom and pleasing curves
    busty; sonsie; stacked; voluptuous; full-bosomed; bosomy; buxom; curvaceous; well-endowed; sonsy.
    • Hollywood seems full of curvaceous blondes
    • a curvy young woman in a tight dress

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loa

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shambolic

  • adjective (British slang) disorderly or chaotic
    • it's a shambolic system

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limn

  • verb trace the shape of
    delineate; outline.
  • verb make a portrait of
    portray; depict.
    • Goya wanted to portray his mistress, the Duchess of Alba

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ithyphallic

Lustful; lewd; salacious; indecent; obscene.

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polysyndeton

  • noun using several conjunctions in close succession, especially where some might be omitted (as in `he ran and jumped and laughed for joy')

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bisectrix

The line bisecting the angle between the optic axes of a biaxial crystal.

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flit

  • noun a sudden quick movement
    dart.
  • noun a secret move (to avoid paying debts)
    • they did a moonlight flit

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semidivine

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overleaf

  • adverb on or to the other side of a page
    • data tabulated overleaf

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