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boorish - rude; insensitive
spasmodic - fitful; periodic; of or like a spasm; N. spasm: sudden involuntary muscular contraction; sudden burst of energy or emotion
fulsome - disgustingly excessive; offensively flattering; Ex. fulsome praise/expressions of admire
philistine - narrow-minded person, uncultured and exclusively interested in material gain; uncultured person who is indifferent to artistic and cultural values; member of an ancient people in Palestine; OP. aesthete
anthology - book of literary selections by various authors; CF. omnibus
inimitable - matchless; not able to be imitated
opportune - timely; well-chosen
crux - essential or main point; Ex. the crux of the problem; ADJ. crucial: of deciding importance
dehydrate - remove water from; dry out
inextricable - from which it is impossible to get free; that cannot be untied; Ex. inextricable troubles; Ex. inextricable two histories