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bugaboo - bugbear; object of baseless terror
vivacious - lively or animated; sprightly
parvenu - upstart; newly rich person
detached - emotionally removed; free from emotional involvement; calm and objective; physically separate; N. detachment; CF. attachment
transmute - transform; change; convert to something different
genteel - well-bred; elegant; striving to convey an appearance of refinement; Ex. genteel poverty
comport - bear one's self; behave; Ex. comport oneself; N. comportment
impeccable - faultless
preternatural - beyond what is normal in nature; supernatural; Ex. preternatural strength/forces
vacuous - empty; lacking in ideas; inane; stupid; Ex. vacuous expression; N. vacuity