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effusion - pouring forth; unrestrained outpouring of feeling; V. effuse: pour out; ADJ. effusive: pouring forth; gushing
dissolution - disintegration; reduction to a liquid form; looseness in morals; sensual indulgence; debauchery; ADJ. dissolute: lacking in moral restraint; leading an immoral life
imponderable - weightless; that cannot undergo precise evaluation; CF. pound
conjure - cause to appear by magic; summon (a devil or a spirit) by magical power; practice magic (esp. by very quick movement of the hands); evoke; conjure up: bring into the mind; Ex. The magician conjured a rabbit out of his hat.
ambivalence - the state of having contradictory or conflicting emotional attitudes or opinions
obstreperous - boisterous; noisy and uncontrollable
polygamist - one who has more than one spouse at a time; CF. bigamy; CF. polyandry
spate - sudden flood or rush; Ex. spate of accidents
humane - marked by kindness or consideration; kind and compassionate; humanitarian
impenetrable - not able to be pierced or entered; beyond understanding; impossible to understand; Ex. impenetrable mystery