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::: promiscuous - mixed indiscriminately; indiscriminate; not choosing carefully; indiscriminate in the choice of sexual partners; irregular, particularly sexually; Ex. promiscuous life/girl; N. promiscuity
::: rousing - lively; inducing excitement; stirring; V. rouse: waken; arouse from sleep or depression; excite; stir up
::: bestial - beastlike; brutal; inhuman; very cruel
::: connotation - suggested or implied meaning of an expression; V. connote
::: menagerie - collection of wild animals on exhibition; zoo
::: tantamount - equivalent in effect or value; Ex. This invasion is tantamount to a declaration of war; CF. amount
::: plummet - fall sharply; fall straight down; Ex. Stock prices plummeted.
::: salutary - tending to improve; beneficial; wholesome; Ex. The punishment had a salutary effect on the boy; CF. health
::: gnome - dwarf; underground spirit who guards treasure hoards
::: caliber - ability; quality; diameter of the inside of a round cylinder; Ex. work of very high caliber