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agape - openmouthed
episodic - (of a story or play) loosely connected; made up of separate and loosely connected parts; N. episode: incident in the course of an experience
summation - act of finding the total; summing-up; summary (esp. one given by the judge at the end of a trial)
epicure - connoisseur of food and drink; gourmet; ADJ. epicurean; CF. Epicurus
pugnacity - combativeness; disposition to fight; ADJ. pugnacious: (of people) belligerent; combative in nature
buffoonery - clowning
malefactor - evildoer; criminal
quizzical - curious; suggesting puzzlement (without saying); questioning; teasing; mocking; bantering; Ex. quizzical glance
bereft - deprived of (something valuable); lacking
abject - (of a condition) wretched; as low as possible; lacking pride; very humble; showing lack of self-respect; Ex. abject apology