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gourmet - connoisseur of food and drink; epicure
incongruity - lack of harmony; absurdity; ADJ. incongruous: lacking in harmony; inappropriate
groom - man employed to take care of horses; V: make neat and trim; clean and brush (an animal)
apologist - one who writes in defense of a cause or institution; N. apologia
juggernaut - irresistible crushing force; overwhelming advancing force that crushes everything in its path
defrock - strip a priest or minister of church authority; unfrock
plaintive - expressing sorrow; mournful; Ex. plaintive song
soluble - able to be dissolved in a liquid; able to be worked out or solved
tantalize - tease; excite by exposing something desirable while keeping it out of reach; torture with disappointment; CF. Tantalus: Greek mythological figure
geniality - cheerfulness; kindliness; sympathy; ADJ. genial: cheerful and good-tempered