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frock - long loose garment (worn by monks)
despise - look on with scorn; regard as worthless or distasteful; ADJ. despicable: contemptible
musty - stale (in odor or taste); spoiled by age; CF. moist
graduated - arranged by degrees (of height, difficulty, etc.)
taunt - deride or provoke; challenge in derision; N.
apropos - with reference to; regarding; Ex. remarks apropos (of) the present situation; ADJ. ADV.
gambol - romp; skip about; leap about playfully; frolic; N.
sleight - dexterity; CF. sleight of hand: legerdemain; quickness of the hands in doing tricks
fortitude - bravery; courage; strength of mind
legerdemain - sleight(dexterity) of hand; CF. light of hand