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profound - deep; not superficial; complete; Ex. profound thinker/remark/silence/deafness; N. profundity
tepid - lukewarm; slightly warm;
deputize - work or appoint as a deputy; N. deputy: person who has the power to take charge when the leading person is away
parlance - language; manner of speaking; idiom; Ex. in legal/common parlance
foliage - masses of leaves; CF. defoliate
pinch - squeeze between the thumb and a finger, or other edges; Ex. I had to pinch myself to make sure I wasn't dreaming. N: amount that can be held between the thumb and a finger
adroit - skillful (in using mind or hand)
reprobate - morally disapproved person; person hardened in sin, devoid of a sense of decency; CF. disapproved by God ?
acuity - sharpness (of mind or senses of sight or hearing)
flotsam - drifting wreckage