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foppish - vain about dress and appearance; N. fop: man who takes too much interest in his clothes and appearance
whimsy - whim; tendency to behave amusingly strangely; Ex. story full of whimsy
bauble - trinket; cheap jewel; trifle
expostulation - protest; remonstrance; reasoning with someone to correct or dissuade; V. expostulate
impunity - freedom from punishment or harm; CF. punish
amorphous - formless; lacking shape or definition
duress - forcible restraint, especially unlawfully; coercion by threat; illegal coercion; Ex. a promise made under duress
abscond - depart secretly and hide
aloof - apart; not open in one's relationship with other people; reserved; ADV.
obviate - make unnecessary; get rid of; Ex. obviate the need