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grate - make a harsh noise; have an unpleasant effect; shred by rubbing against a rough surface; Ex. grated cheese N: framework of metal bars to hold fuel in a fireplace
substantial - of substance; material; solid; essential or fundamental; ample; considerable; well-to-do; wealthy
mannered - affected; not natural; Ex. mannered way of speech
squeamish - easily shocked or sickened by unpleasant things; fastidious; Ex. A nurse should not be squeamish.
earthy - unrefined; coarse; of earth; Ex. earthy remarks; OP. ethereal
absolute - complete; totally unlimited; having complete power; certain; not relative; Ex. absolute honesty/ruler; CF. absolutism
compliance - conformity in fulfilling requirements; readiness to yield; disposition to yield to others; V. comply
flick - light stroke as with a whip; V: move with a light quick blow; strike with a light quick blow (as from a whip); Ex. flick the switch
engulf - surround and swallow up
suckle - give or take milk at the breast or udder