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aesthetic - artistic; dealing with or capable of appreciating the beautiful (of a person or building); CF. aesthete; CF. aesthetics
virulent - (of a disease or poison) extremely harmful or poisonous; (of a feeling) hostile; bitter; N. virulence; CF. virus; CF. venom
authenticate - prove genuine
insouciant - without concern or care; unconcerned; indifferent
ambidextrous - capable of using either hand with equal ease
deference - courteous regard for another's wish; courteous yielding to another's wish or opinion (showing respect); ADJ. deferential; OP. effrontery
profound - deep; not superficial; complete; Ex. profound thinker/remark/silence/deafness; N. profundity
grunt - utter a deep guttural sound (as a pig does); N.
flail - beat with or as if with a flail; move wildly; thresh grain by hand; strike or slap; toss about; N: threshing tool consisting of a stick swinging from the end of a long handle
saturnine - morose; gloomy; Ex. Do not be misled by his saturnine countenance.