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rebus - representation of words in the form of pictures or symbols; puzzle in which pictures or letters stand for words; Ex. ``R U 18'' is a rebus for ``Are you 18''.
callus - area of thick hard skin
forthcoming - happening in the near future; ready; willing to help; Ex. No answer was forthcoming.
ethereal - like a spirit or fairy; unearthly light; heavenly; unusually refined; Ex. She has an ethereal beauty; CF. ether: upper air
permissive - allowing much freedom; lenient; Ex. permissive society
scrappy - quarrelsome
agape - openmouthed
graphic - pertaining to the art of delineating; vividly described
torque - twisting force; force producing rotation
infantile - childish; infantlike