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quip - taunt; clever sarcastic remark; V.
rakish - jaunty; stylish; sporty; morally corrupt; dissolute; Ex. He wore his hat at a rakish and jaunty angle.
wheedle - deceive, persuade, or obtain by flattery; cajole; coax; Ex. wheedle a promise out of her
nuptial - related to marriage or the wedding ceremony; N. nuptials: wedding ceremony
skeptic - sceptic; doubter; person who suspends judgment until he has examined the evidence supporting a point of view; ADJ. skeptical; N. skepticism; scepticism
undulating - moving with a wavelike motion; V. undulate; CF. und: wave
titter - nervous giggle; nervous laugh; V.
idiosyncrasy - individual trait usually odd in nature; behavioral peculiarity; eccentricity; attitude, behavior, or opinion peculiar to a person; anything highly individual or eccentric; ADJ. idiosyncratic
exquisite - delicate; very finely made; extremely beautiful; Ex. exquisite piece of jewelry
grouse - complain; fuss; grumble; grouch; N: plump chickenlike game bird