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sever - separate; cut off (a part) from a whole; break up (a relationship); N. severance; CF. severance pay: extra pay given an employee upon leaving a position
uproarious - marked by commotion or uproar; very noisy (esp. with laughter); hilarious; causing loud laughter; extremely funny
sensuous - giving pleasure to the senses; pertaining to the physical senses; operating through the senses; sensuous feeling of soft velvet on the skin
vagary - capricious happening; caprice; whim; CF. wander
evocative - tending to call up (emotions, memories)
spruce - neat and trim in appearance; smart; Ex. Be spruce for your job interview; V.
vernacular - living language (as compared to the official language); language spoken in a country or region; natural style; Ex. lapse into the vernacular
parley - conference (between opponents); CF. speak
placate - pacify; bring peace to; conciliate; appease
apothecary - druggist; pharmacist