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caulk - (calk) make watertight (by blocking up cracks as in a ship)
expound - explain
vulgar - of the common people; deficient in refinement; not refined; coarse; Ex. vulgar display of wealth; N. vulgarism: vulgarity; crudely indecent word; CF. vulgarian: vulgar person; boor; lout
sloth - slow moving tree-dwelling mammal; laziness; ADJ. slothful: lazy; indolent
blasphemy - irreverence; sacrilege; cursing; bad language about God or holy things; V. blasphem; ADJ. blasphemous; CF. sacrilege
pontifical - pertaining to a bishop or pope; pompous or pretentious; CF. pontiff: pope; bishop
cursory - casual; hastily done with little attention to detail
gnarl - protruding knot on a tree; V.
congeal - freeze; coagulate
fluency - smoothness of speech; ADJ. fluent