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gratuitous - given freely; unwarranted; uncalled for; done without good reason; Ex. gratuitous comment
patois - local or provincial dialect
mannerism - distinctive behavioral trait; affected style in art (according to a set of styles)
invidious - designed to create ill will or envy; tending to rouse ill will or envy; Ex. invidious comparison
imply - suggest a meaning not expressed; signify
deluge - flood; rush; V.
pendulous - hanging; suspended
sonic - of sound or its speed in air; CF. subsonic, supersonic
euphony - sweet sound; ADJ. euphonious
refectory - dining hall; room where meals are served (in a school)