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oracular - of an oracle; prophetic; uttered as if with divine authority; mysterious or ambiguous; hard to understand; N. oracle: wiser person; prophecy made by an oracle
luxuriant - abundant; growing healthily and in large amounts; excessively ornate; rich and splendid; fertile; Ex. luxuriant forests/prose; CF. luxurious, luxuriate
waggish - humorous; mischievous; tricky
ordination - ceremony conferring holy orders; ceremony of ordaining a priest
gusty - windy
quadruped - four-footed animal; ADJ. CF. biped
winnow - sift; separate the chaff from grain by blowing; separate good parts from bad; CF. wind
vagrant - wandering from place to place; roving; stray; moving in a random fashion; Ex. vagrant thoughts; N. vagrancy
squeamish - easily shocked or sickened by unpleasant things; fastidious; Ex. A nurse should not be squeamish.
babble - chatter idly or foolishly; make continuous sounds like water running gently over rounded stone; N.