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contrive - invent or fabricate in a clever way (by improvisation); manage; Ex. contrive to attract his attention
raiment - clothing; garments; Ex. I have no raiment fit to wear.
preen - make oneself tidy in appearance; feel self-satisfaction or pride; (of a bird) smooth or clean (feathers) with the beak; Ex. preen oneself on; CF. prune
careen - lurch; sway from side to side; move with irregular swinging movement; stagger
rhapsodize - speak or write in an exaggeratedly enthusiastic manner; Ex. rhapsodize over the beauty of the scenery
sensual - devoted to the pleasures of the sense; carnal; voluptuous; Ex. sensual woman/curves/lips
lottery - contest in which winners are selected in a drawing of lots
ventral - abdominal
inimitable - matchless; not able to be imitated
menagerie - collection of wild animals on exhibition; zoo