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slither - slip or slide
reminiscent - suggestive of something (in the past); of reminiscence
snuffle - sniffle; sniff repeatedly (in order to keep liquid from running out of the nose)
rebus - representation of words in the form of pictures or symbols; puzzle in which pictures or letters stand for words; Ex. ``R U 18'' is a rebus for ``Are you 18''.
complaisant - trying to please; obliging; willing to please others
effigy - dummy; likeness of a person made of wood, paper, or stone; Ex. burn an effigy of the President
compassion - sympathy for the suffering of others; ADJ. compassionate
mellifluous - (of words or a voice) sweetly or smoothly flowing; melodious; having a pleasant tune
exude - flow out slowly; discharge (gradually); give forth; N. exudation
frisk - move about playfully; froric; ADJ. frisky: playful