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foppish - vain about dress and appearance; N. fop: man who takes too much interest in his clothes and appearance
prelate - church dignitary; priest of high position in the church (esp. bishop)
illusion - misleading vision or visual image; false idea or belief; CF. delusion
fluster - confuse; make nervous and confused; N.
inextricable - from which it is impossible to get free; that cannot be untied; Ex. inextricable troubles; Ex. inextricable two histories
decree - authoritative order; edict; judgment of a court of law; V: order or judge by decree
sensuous - giving pleasure to the senses; pertaining to the physical senses; operating through the senses; sensuous feeling of soft velvet on the skin
niggardly - meanly stingy; parsimonious; N. niggard: stingy person
prehensile - capable of grasping or holding (esp. by wrapping around); Ex. prehensile tails
determinate - having a fixed order of procedure; precisely defined; invariable; fixed; conclusive; final