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unsavory - distasteful; disagreeable; morally offensive; Ex. unsavory activity/reputation
quaff - drink with zest; drink with relish(zest; hearty enjoyment);
bristling - rising like bristles; showing irritation
trappings - outward decorations; ornaments (as an outward sign of rank)
encroachment - gradual intrusion; Ex. I resent all these encroachments on my valuable time; V. encroach: take another's possessions or right gradually or stealthily; intrude; Ex. encroach on/upon
undulating - moving with a wavelike motion; V. undulate; CF. und: wave
frisk - move about playfully; froric; ADJ. frisky: playful
dribble - flow or fall in drops; let saliva flow out slowly from the mouth; move a ball; N.
mayhem - injury to body; crime of willfully maiming or crippling a person; violent disorder; Ex. mayhem in the zoo; CF. maim
extemporaneous - not planned; impromptu; extempore