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mordant - biting; sarcastic; stinging; (apprec.) incisive; cutting; Ex. mordant pen/wit
unwonted - unaccustomed; unusual; Ex. He arrived with unwonted punctuality.
mortify - humiliate by embarassing excessively; shame; punish the flesh; discipline (one's body) by self-denial; Ex. mortified by her blunder; Ex. mortify the flesh; CF. cause to die
disgorge - surrender something (stolen); eject; vomit; OP. gorge
nettle - irritate; annoy; vex; ADJ. nettlesome
strident - loud and harsh; insistent; N. stridency
oculist - physician who specializes in treatment of the eyes
inconsistency - state of being self-contradictory; lack of uniformity or steadiness; ADJ. inconsistent: displaying a lack of consistency; erratic; contradictory; incompatible
purport - intention; purpose; meaning; V: claim; profess; Ex. order which purports to be signed by the general
flowery - full of flowers; full of ornate expressions