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insularity - narrow-mindedness; isolation; ADJ. insular: of an island; isolated; narrow-minded; CF. peninsula
pastiche - imitation of another's style in musical composition or in writing; work of art openly imitating the works of other artists
errant - wandering (esp. in search of adventure); straying from proper moral standards; Ex. knight-errant
onomatopoeia - words formed in imitation of natural sounds
wanderlust - strong longing to travel
gaunt - lean and angular; thin and bony; emaciated; barren
piety - devoutness; reverence for God; ADJ. pious
extrude - force or push out; thrust out; shape (plastic or metal) by forcing through a die
detached - emotionally removed; free from emotional involvement; calm and objective; physically separate; N. detachment; CF. attachment
judicious - sound on judgment; wise