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prance - move about in a spirited manner (proudly and confidently)
musty - stale (in odor or taste); spoiled by age; CF. moist
reticent - inclined to silence; uncommunicative; reserved; Ex. He was reticent about the reasons; N. reticence
phlegmatic - calm and unexcitable; not easily disturbed; CF. phlegm: sticky mucus produced in the respiratory tract
tout - promote or publicize (one's goods or service); praise excessively (as a form of advertisement); CF. advertise
misnomer - wrong or improper name; incorrect designation
levitate - rise and float in the air (especially by magical means); CF. light
patrician - noble; aristocratic; N: person of high rank; aristocrat; CF. member of the governing classes in ancient Rome; CF. plebian
effete - having lost one's original power; barren; worn out; exhausted
miserly - stingy; mean