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boor·ish

adjective \ˈbr-ish\


:  resembling or befitting a boor (as in crude insensitivity)
boor·ish·ly adverb
boor·ish·ness noun
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cal·a·bash

noun \ˈka-lə-ˌbash\
1
:  a tropical American tree (Crescentia cujete) of the bignonia family; also :  its large hard-shelled globose fruit
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:  gourd; especially :  one whose hard shell is used for a utensil
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:  a utensil (as a bottle or dipper) made from the shell of a calabash
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lan·guor·ous

adjective \ˈlaŋ-gə-rəs, -grəs also -ə-rəs\

Definition of LANGUOROUS

1
:  producing or tending to produce languor <a languorous climate>
2
:  full of or characterized by languor
lan·guor·ous·ly adverb

lan·guor

noun \ˈlaŋ-gər also -ər\

: a state of feeling tired and relaxed

Full Definition of LANGUOR

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:  weakness or weariness of body or mind
2
:  listless indolence or inertia



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so·no·rous

adjective \sə-ˈnr-əs, ˈsä-nə-rəs\

: having a sound that is deep, loud, and pleasant

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:  producing sound (as when struck)
2
:  full or loud in sound <a sonorous voice>
3
:  imposing or impressive in effect or style
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:  having a high or an indicated degree of sonority <sonorous sounds such as \ä\ and \ȯ\>
so·no·rous·ly adverb
so·no·rous·ness noun
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lu·gu·bri·ous

adjective \l-ˈgü-brē-əs also -ˈgyü-\

: full of sadness or sorrow : very sad especially in an exaggerated or insincere way


1
:  mournful; especially :  exaggeratedly or affectedly mournful <dark, dramatic and lugubrious brooding — V. S. Pritchett>
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:  dismal <a lugubrious landscape>
lu·gu·bri·ous·ly adverb
lu·gu·bri·ous·ness noun
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TRANSITORY

Transitory adj.

1. Not lasting, enduring, permanent, or eternal.

2.Lasting only a short time; brief; short-lived; temporary.

“It was a transitory stage in the actor’s career.”
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VICARIOUS

Vicarious adj.

1. Experienced in the imagination through the feelings or actions of another person:   “A vicarious thrill.”

2. Acting or done for another:   “A vicarious atonement.”
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ASSUAGE

Assuage v.

1. To make milder or less severe;   relieve;   ease;   mitigate:
“to assuage one’s pain.”

2. to appease,   satisfy,   or relieve:
“To assuage one’s hunger.”

3. to soothe or calm:
“To assuage his fears;”
“To assuage her anger.”
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FASTIDIIOUS

Fastidious adj.

1. Very attentive to and concerned about accuracy and detail.

2. Excessively particular, critical, or demanding; hard to please:
“A fastidious eater.”

3. Very concerned about matters of cleanliness.
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JUXTAPOSE

Juxtapose tr.v.

1. To place side by side, especially for comparison or contrast.

“The exhibition juxtaposes Picasso’s early drawings with some of his later works.”
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