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jibe - agree; be in harmony with; gibe
nimble - quick in movement; agile; quick in understanding; Ex. nimble climber/mind
metrical - metric; written in the form of poetry; Ex. metrical translation of Homer
formality - ceremonious quality; ceremonious adherence to rules; something done just for form's sake; Ex. mere formality
makeshift - temporary expedient or substitute (in the case of urgent need); Ex. makeshift shelter
primate - group of mammals including humans
irksome - annoying; tedious; V. irk: annoy
tipple - drink (alcoholic beverages) frequently; N: alcoholic drink
determinate - having a fixed order of procedure; precisely defined; invariable; fixed; conclusive; final
plane - carpenter's tool for smoothing and leveling wood; V. CF. flat