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connoisseur - person competent to act as a judge of art, etc. (whose judgments are respected); a lover of an art
balk - stop short, as if faced with an obstacle, and refuse to continue; foil; stop or get in the way of; frustrate
gravity - seriousness; ADJ. grave
prong - pointed projecting part
bereft - deprived of (something valuable); lacking
substantial - of substance; material; solid; essential or fundamental; ample; considerable; well-to-do; wealthy
whit - small amount; smallest speck; Ex. not a whit of
temperament - characteristic frame of mind; disposition; emotional excess; ADJ. temperamental: of temperament; having frequent changes of temper; Ex. temperamental dislike of sports; Ex. temperamental actress
latent - present but not yet noticeable or active; dormant; hidden; N. latency; CF. potential
procrastinate - postpone; delay or put off