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cerebral - pertaining to the brain or intellect; intellectual rather than emotional; CF. cerebrum
anoint - consecrate; put oil on (in a religious ceremony)
obtuse - blunt; not sharp; stupid; slow in understanding
whimsy - whim; tendency to behave amusingly strangely; Ex. story full of whimsy
swill - drink greedily
defiance - refusal to yield; resistance; V. defy; ADJ. defiant
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
significant - expressing a meaning; important; Ex. significant smile; N. significance: importance; meaning; V. signify: denote; mean; signal; make known; matter; be significant
practical - based on experience; of or acquired through practice (rather than theory); useful; Ex. practical man
chimerical - fantastically improbable; highly unrealistic; N. chimera: unreal fancy; fire-breathing female creature