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mercenary - motivated solely by money or gain; N.
omnivorous - eating both plant and animal food; devouring everything
compress - force into less space; squeeze; contract; put into fewer words; N: thick mass of cloth pressed to part of the body to stop bleeding or swelling, reduce fever, etc.
promiscuous - mixed indiscriminately; indiscriminate; not choosing carefully; indiscriminate in the choice of sexual partners; irregular, particularly sexually; Ex. promiscuous life/girl; N. promiscuity
sensuous - giving pleasure to the senses; pertaining to the physical senses; operating through the senses; sensuous feeling of soft velvet on the skin
lustrous - shining; brilliant; Ex. lustrous hair
libertine - debauched person; dissolute or licentious person; rou\'e; CF. free
polygamist - one who has more than one spouse at a time; CF. bigamy; CF. polyandry
augment - increase; add to
proletarian - member of the working class; blue collar guy; N. proletariat: working class (who have to work for wages)