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squeamish - easily shocked or sickened by unpleasant things; fastidious; Ex. A nurse should not be squeamish.
willowy - flexible; pliant; slender; CF. willow
implore - beg
gross - total; fragrant; clearly wrong; (of people's behavior) coarse; corpulent; Ex. gross insolence/behavior; V: earn as a total amount; N: 12 dozens
knave - untrustworthy person; rogue; scoundrel; jack; N. knavery
brawny - muscular; having well-developed muscles
pedestrian - ordinary; dull; unimaginative(lacking in imagination); going on foot; Ex. pedestrian prose; N.
rapacious - voracious; ravenous; taking everything one can; excessively grasping; plundering; subsisting on live prey; Ex. rapacious birds
eschew - avoid habitually; Ex. eschew alcoholic drinks
ovation - enthusiastic applause