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incendiary - arsonist; ADJ: causing fire; of arson; Ex. incendiary bomb
ludicrous - laughable; ridiculous; trifling
subliminal - below the threshold of conscious perception; Ex. subliminal advertisement
impecunious - without money
fractious - unruly; peevish; cranky; bad-tempered; Ex. fractious horse
emollient - soothing or softening remedy (for the skin); ADJ.
vainglorious - boastful; excessively conceited; N. vainglory: great vanity
ramshackle - (of a building or vehicle) poorly constructed; rickety; falling apart
ravage - devastate; plunder; despoil; Ex. crops ravaged by storms
corpus - collection (of writings or information); Ex. the corpus of Shakespear's works; Cf. corpse