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slough - (of a snake) shed or cast off (dead outer skin); N: outer layer that is shed
representational - (of a style of art) showing things as they actually appear in real life
offensive - attacking; insulting; distasteful; V. offend: violate; hurt the feelings of; N. offense: offending; violating of a moral or social code; crime; attack; Ex. first offense
incubus - burden; very worriying problem; mental care; nightmare; male devil; CF. succubus
imperceptible - unnoticeable; impossible to perceive; undetectable
epitome - perfect example or embodiment; brief summary; Ex. epitome of good manners; V. epitomize: make an epitome of; be an epitome of; embody
optional - not compulsory; left to one's choice; N. option: act of choosing; choice; freedom or power to choose; something available as a choice; Ex. have no option; Ex. two options
earthy - unrefined; coarse; of earth; Ex. earthy remarks; OP. ethereal
masochist - person who enjoys his own pain; CF. masochism
jocular - said or done in jest or playfully; marked by joking