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sensual - devoted to the pleasures of the sense; carnal; voluptuous; Ex. sensual woman/curves/lips
tout - promote or publicize (one's goods or service); praise excessively (as a form of advertisement); CF. advertise
flicker - burn unsteadily or fitfully; move waveringly; N: flickering movement or light; brief sensation; Ex. flicker of excitement
banal - hackneyed; commonplace; trite; lacking originality; clich\'ed
mangle - tear or cut to pieces; mutilate or disfigure; Ex. badly mangled bodies
admonish - warn or speak to with gentle disapproval; reprove
cardinal - chief; most important; N: priest; cardinal number: number that shows quantity rather thatn order
insinuate - hint; imply; suggest indirectly; creep in; introduce or insert (oneself) by artful means; Ex. insinuate himself into the boss's favor; CF. ingratiate
offhand - casual; done without prior thought or preparation
concise - brief and compact