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finery - beautiful clothes for a special occasion
titular - of a title; in name only; nominal; having the title of an office without the obligations; Ex. titular head of the company
terminology - terms used in a science or art; study of nomenclature
herbivorous - grain-eating; CF. herbivore
intimate - hint; suggest; imply; ADJ: marked by close relationship; familiar; private; personal; Ex. intimate knowledge/thoughts in the diary; N: close friend or confidant; CF. intimacy
proscribe - prohibit; ostracize; banish; outlaw
disparate - basically different; impossible to compare; unrelated
cynical - skeptical or distrustful of human motives; N. cynicism; CF. cynic: person who believes all people are motivated by selfishness
brittle - hard but easily broken; difficult; unstable; Ex. brittle situation
opportune - timely; well-chosen