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fawning - courting favor by cringing and flattering; V. fawn: exhibit affection as a dog; seek favor or attention by obsequiousness
episodic - (of a story or play) loosely connected; made up of separate and loosely connected parts; N. episode: incident in the course of an experience
palpitate - throb; beat rapidly; flutter; tremble; Ex. Her heart began to palpitate.
prude - excessively modest or proper person (who is easily shocked by improper things, esp. of a sexual nature); N. prudery; ADJ. prudish: excessively concerned with propriety
tanner - person who turns animal hides into leather
unkempt - disheveled; uncared for in appearance; not combed; CF. comb
feral - (of an animal) not domestic; wild
reimburse - repay; pay back
prelude - introduction; introductory performance or event; forerunner
gnome - dwarf; underground spirit who guards treasure hoards