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imponderable - weightless; that cannot undergo precise evaluation; CF. pound
provocative - arousing anger or sexual interest; annoying; Ex. provocative in tight jeans; V. provoke: incite to anger; cause (an unpleasant action or feeling); N. provocation
sparse - not thick; thinly scattered; scanty
emollient - soothing or softening remedy (for the skin); ADJ.
placebo - harmless substance prescribed as a dummy pill
insensible - unconscious; unresponsive; insensitive; unaware; imperceptible; Ex. insensible of his danger/to pain; Ex. insensible change; CF. not the opposite of sensible
marred - damaged; disfigured; V. mar: spoil; disfigure
trajectory - path taken by a projectile; Ex. trajectory of a bullet
thespian - pertaining to drama; N: actor or actress
indefatigable - tireless; untiring; showing no sign of getting tired