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serpentine - winding; twisting; of or like a serpent; Ex. serpentine course of the river; N. serpent: snake
spasmodic - fitful; periodic; of or like a spasm; N. spasm: sudden involuntary muscular contraction; sudden burst of energy or emotion
furrow - long shallow trench made by a plow; deep wrinkle in the skin; V.
perspicuous - (of something) plainly expressed; easy to understand; Ex. perspicuous comments
bulwark - strong wall built for defense; earthwork or other strong defense; person who defends
paroxysm - fit or attack of pain, laughter, rage; sudden outburst
affront - insult; offense; intentional act of disrespect; V: insult or hurt the feelings of intentionally
vivacious - lively or animated; sprightly
nicety - precision; accuracy; minute distinction or difference; Ex. to a nicety: exactly; precisely; Ex. distinguish between niceties
disconcert - confuse; upset; embarrass; perturb