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rustic - pertaining to country people; unsophisticated; simple; crude; uncouth; (of furniture) rough with the bark left on; N. rural person; rustic person
esoteric - hard to understand; known only to the chosen few, esp. initiates; N. esoterica
breed - produce young; rear; bring up; produce (an undesirable condition); N: kind or sort of animal or plant
gourmet - connoisseur of food and drink; epicure
finicky - too particular; fussy; difficult to please; too concerned with unimportant details or quality; Ex. finicky about her food
flout - reject; mock; show contempt for; scorn; Ex. flout the rules
cognizance - knowledge; ADJ. cognizant; having knowledge; aware
maelstrom - violent whirlpool; violent or tublent situation; CF. stream
plumb - exactly vertical; N: weight on the end of a line; V: examine very carefully or critically in order to understand; measure depth (by sounding); Ex. plumb the depth of
accoutre - equip; N. accoutrement