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ethereal - like a spirit or fairy; unearthly light; heavenly; unusually refined; Ex. She has an ethereal beauty; CF. ether: upper air
bohemian - unconventional (in an artistic way)
clandestine - secret
tumult - commotion of a great crowd; riot; noise; uproar; ADJ. tumultuous: noisy and disorderly
anthropologist - student of the history and science of humankind
dowdy - untidy (of a woman or clothes); slovenly; dressed in an unattractive way; shabby; CF. unattractive woman
paraphrase - restate a passage in one's own words while retaining thought of author; N: restatement of a text in other words
agglomeration - collection; heap; V. agglomerate: gather into a rounded mass; N. aggolmeate: jumbled mass; heap
padre - chaplain (in the armed forces)
vainglorious - boastful; excessively conceited; N. vainglory: great vanity