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acumen - mental keenness; sharpness of judgment; ability to judge quickly and well; Ex. business acumen
solecism - nonstandard grammatical construction; construction that is flagrantly incorrect grammatically; violation of social etiquette
disparage - belittle
array - marshal; draw up in order; arrange in order; clothe splendidly; adorn; N: fine clothes; ordered group; Ex. in battle array
wisp - small bunch (of hair); faint streak (of smoke)
codify - arrange (laws or rules) as a code; classify; N. code: system of words used instead of ordinary writing; collection of laws, rules, established social customs
sultry - (of weather) hot; sweltering; sensual; voluptuous
crabbed - sour; bad-tempered; peevish; difficult to read as handwriting
shuffle - mix together; jumble; move (something) from one place to another; slide (the feet) along the ground while walking; Ex. shuffle papers from one pile to another; N.
acrophobia - fear of heights