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reverie - daydream; abstracted musing
abstract - theoretical; not concrete; nonrepresentational
foppish - vain about dress and appearance; N. fop: man who takes too much interest in his clothes and appearance
selective - careful in choosing; having an effect only on certain things; not general; Ex. eclectic weed killer
mange - skin disease (esp. of domestic animals) marked by loss of hair
impenitent - not repentant
contumacious - stubborn and disobedient; resisting authority (esp. disobedient to an order made by a court)
officious - meddlesome; excessively pushy in offering one's services; overly eager in offering unwanted services or advices; Ex. officious bellboy
preposterous - absurd; completely unreasonable; ridiculous
imperial - like an emperor; related to an empire; CF. imperialism