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errant - wandering (esp. in search of adventure); straying from proper moral standards; Ex. knight-errant
fulsome - disgustingly excessive; offensively flattering; Ex. fulsome praise/expressions of admire
peruse - read through with care; N. perusal
pestilential - (pestilent) causing plague; tending to cause death; baneful; N. pestilence: fatal epidemic disease (esp. bubonic plague)
pragmatic - practical (as opposed to idealistic); concerned with practical worth or impact of something; Ex. pragmatic test of the skill
sultry - (of weather) hot; sweltering; sensual; voluptuous
pungent - stinging; acrid; sharp in taste or smell; (of speech or writing) caustic; N. pungency
dispense - distribute; prepare and give out (medicines); N. dispensation: dispensing; religious system; official exemption from an obligation or a rule
paean - song of praise or joy; Ex. paeans celebrating the victory
thespian - pertaining to drama; N: actor or actress