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sensual - devoted to the pleasures of the sense; carnal; voluptuous; Ex. sensual woman/curves/lips
quintessence - purest and highest embodiment; perfect example; apotheosis; most essential element; Ex. quintessence of wit; ADJ. quintessential; CF. fifth essence
opprobrium - infamy; disgrace arising from shameful conduct; vilification(slander); scorn; contempt; Ex. opprobrium hurled against him; ADJ. opprobrious: expressing contempt; shameful or infamous
bereft - deprived of (something valuable); lacking
probity - uprightness; honesty; incorruptibility
acrid - bitter (to the taste or smell); sharp; bitterly pungent
flowery - full of flowers; full of ornate expressions
disheveled - untidy (of hair or clothing); V. dishevel
unprepossessing - unattractive
sequester - isolate; segregate; seclude; retire from public life