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ethereal - like a spirit or fairy; unearthly light; heavenly; unusually refined; Ex. She has an ethereal beauty; CF. ether: upper air
attentive - alert and watchful; listening carefully; paying attention; considerate; thoughtful; politely helpful; Ex. attentive audience; Ex. He was attentive to the old lady; N. attentions: act of courtesy and consideration
founder - person who establishes (an organization or business)
unctuous - oily; bland; insincerely suave
respiration - breathing; exhalation; ADJ. respiratory
temperament - characteristic frame of mind; disposition; emotional excess; ADJ. temperamental: of temperament; having frequent changes of temper; Ex. temperamental dislike of sports; Ex. temperamental actress
outgoing - sociable; eager to mix socially with others
bombastic - pompous; using inflated language
jaunt - trip; short journey
gavel - hammerlike tool; mallet(wooden hammer) used by a presiding officer or an auctioneer; V.