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insensible - unconscious; unresponsive; insensitive; unaware; imperceptible; Ex. insensible of his danger/to pain; Ex. insensible change; CF. not the opposite of sensible
franchise - right or privilege granted by authority; right to vote; license to sell a product in a particular territory
strut - pompous walk; V: walk in a self-important manner
gentility - those of gentle birth; high social class; refinement; quality of being genteel
bedraggle - wet thoroughly; ADJ. bedraggled: draggled
usurp - seize another's power or rank (without legal authority); supplant; appropriate; N. usurpation; CF. take for one's own use
primary - first in rank or importance; principal; earliest in time; Ex. primary stages; N. CF. first
feral - (of an animal) not domestic; wild
bluster - blow in heavy gusts; threaten emptily; bully; speak in a noisy or bullying manner; CF. breeze, gust, gale
probe - explore with a probe or tools; investigate; N: slender instrument used to explore a wound or body cavity; device designed to investigate an unknown region; thorough investigation; Ex. space probe