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::: paradigm - model; example that serves as a model; pattern; list of all the inflectional forms of a word
::: sartorial - pertaining to tailors or tailoring; Ex. a man of great sartorial elegance; CF. sartor: tailor
::: intractable - unruly; difficult to manage; Ex. intractable problem/child
::: prohibitive - so high as to prohibit purchase or use; tending to prevent the purchase or use of something; prohibiting; inclined to prevent or forbid; Ex. prohibitive tax
::: terminal - part that forms the end; railroad or bus station; ADJ. forming an end; ending in death; fatal; Ex. terminal cancer
::: episodic - (of a story or play) loosely connected; made up of separate and loosely connected parts; N. episode: incident in the course of an experience
::: improvident - thriftless; not providing for the future
::: mulct - defraud a person of something; swindle; Ex. mulct the boy of his legacy
::: foppish - vain about dress and appearance; N. fop: man who takes too much interest in his clothes and appearance
::: irreverence - lack of proper respect or reverence; ADJ. irreverent