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surfeit - satiate; feed or supply to excess; stuff; indulge to excess in anything; N: surfeiting; excessive amount; Ex. surfeit of food
crass - very unrefined; grossly insensible; crude and undiscriminating; Ex. crass behavior
muted - silent; muffled; toned down; Ex. muted traffic noise
maudlin - effusively sentimental
austere - forbiddingly stern; ascetic; without comfort or enjoyment; severely simple and unornamented; Ex. a monk's austere life; Ex. austere grandeur of the cathedral; N. austerity
celibate - abstaining from sexual intercourse; unmarried; N. celibacy
kinetic - producing motion; of motion
frail - weak; N. frailty
inordinate - beyond reasonable limits; unrestrained; excessive; Ex. inordinate demands
jetsam - things thrown from a ship (to lighten the ship)