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churlish - boorish; rude; N. churl: boor; yahoo
buffoon - stupid person; clown
refectory - dining hall; room where meals are served (in a school)
sparse - not thick; thinly scattered; scanty
inundate - flood; overflow; submerge; cover completely; Ex. inundated with work
mordant - biting; sarcastic; stinging; (apprec.) incisive; cutting; Ex. mordant pen/wit
nonsense - speech or writing with no meaning; foolish behavior or language; Ex. make (a) nonsense of: spoil; cause to fail
prattle - talk idly; babble; N. CF. prate
drone - idle person who lives on other people's work; male bee
aloof - apart; not open in one's relationship with other people; reserved; ADV.