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nadir - lowest point; point on the celestial sphere diametrically opposite the zenith
saunter - stroll(go for a leisurely walk) slowly; N.
acute - (of the senses) sharp; quickly perceptive; keen; penetrating; brief and severe; Ex. acute sense of smell/analysis/pain
exceptionable - objectionable; likely to cause dislike; offensive; CF. unexceptionable: entirely acceptable
meddlesome - interfering; V. meddle: interfere
lurid - wild; sensational; graphic; gruesome; horrible; Ex. lurid details of the murder
shard - fragment generally of broken pottery (glass, clay bowl, or cup)
gratuity - tip
flutter - (of a bird with large wings) wave (the wings) lightly, rapidly, and irregularly; vibrate rapidly or erratically; fly by waving quickly; flitter; N.
bristling - rising like bristles; showing irritation