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comely - attractive; agreeable; having a pleasing appearance
disperse - scatter; Ex. disperse the cloud/crowd
spoonerism - accidental transposition of sounds in successive words; Ex. ``Let me sew you to your sheet'' for ``Let me show you to your seat''; CF. William Spooner
philatelist - stamp-collector; N. philately: stamp collecting
tawny - brownish yellow
controvert - oppose with arguments; attempt to refute; contradict; ADJ. controversial; N. controversy
discernible - distinguishable; perceivable; Ex. discernible improvement
static - having no motion; unchanging; lacking development; N. stasis: stable state
sensuous - giving pleasure to the senses; pertaining to the physical senses; operating through the senses; sensuous feeling of soft velvet on the skin
grotesque - fantastic; comically hideous; strange and unnatural (causing fear or amusement)