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gibbous
More than half but less than fully illuminated. Used of the moon or a planet; also humpbacked
lapel
The part of a garment, such as a coat or jacket, that is an extension of the collar and folds back against the breast.
effrontery
boldness, cheek
lacerate
v. to tear roughly; mangle
dropside
(of a cot or a truck) having a side that drops down to open
unfurl
spread out from a rolled or folded state, especially in order to be open to the wind (~a sail)
guy
v. make fun, riddicule
whiff
a smell felt only briefly; a pluff of air or smoke (laso a verb)
cadge
v. to beg; sponge.
incongenerous
not belonging to the same group or kind (archaic)
broach
v. break open a barrel
fizzle
make a feeble hissing or spluttering sound
whimsy
playfully quaint or fanciful behaviour or humour; also a whim
avuncular
adj. uncle-like
churlish
(adj.) lacking politeness or good manners; lacking sensitivity; difficult to work with or deal with; rude
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