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ribald - marked by vulgar lewd humor; wanton; profane; N. ribaldry: ribald language or joke
jostle - shove; bump; push against (someone) rather roughly; Ex. jostled by the crowds
compulsory - obligatory; that must be done
crochet - make (a piece of needlework) by looping thread with a hooked needle; N. CF. crotchet
provenance - place of origin; origin or source of something; Ex. Gunpowder is of Chinese provenance; CF. come
resonant - (of a sound) echoing; resounding(sounding loudly); deep and full in sound; producing resonance; Ex. resonant voice; N. resonance
centigrade - denoting a widely used temperature scale (basically same as Celsius)
allege - state without proof
incredulous - withholding belief; skeptical; showing disbelief
nondescript - undistinctive; ordinary; ordinary-looking; Ex. nondescript fellow in a crowd