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insensible - unconscious; unresponsive; insensitive; unaware; imperceptible; Ex. insensible of his danger/to pain; Ex. insensible change; CF. not the opposite of sensible
voracious - ravenous; eating large quantities of food; exceedingly eager; insatiable; Ex. voracious animal/reader
disjunction - act or state of separation; disunity; CF. disjunctive: expressing a choice between two ideas; CF. conjunction; CF. conjunctive
vitiate - spoil the effect of; make inoperative; corrupt morally
jocular - said or done in jest or playfully; marked by joking
generality - vague statement; general statement which is not detailed; quality of being general; greater part; most; Ex. generality of people
pending - not yet decided or settled; impending; Ex. pending decision; PREP. while awaiting; until; Ex. delay the decision pending his return
smudge - dirty mark with unclear edges made by rubbing; V.
recalcitrant - disobedient or resisting authority even after being punished; obstinately stubborn; determined to resist authority; unruly; Ex. recalcitrant child
intrigue - make secret plans; plot; arouse the curiosity of; N: secret scheme; plot; secret love affair