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wretch - miserable person; bad or despicable person; ADJ. wretched: miserable; bad; contemptible; vile
intangible - not able to be perceived by touch; vague
saturate - soak thoroughly; imbue; impregnate; charge; fill to capacity
clipper - sailing vessel built for great speed
purport - intention; purpose; meaning; V: claim; profess; Ex. order which purports to be signed by the general
vivid - (of light or color) bright and distinct; evoking lifelike mental images; Ex. vivid red hair/description
sensual - devoted to the pleasures of the sense; carnal; voluptuous; Ex. sensual woman/curves/lips
ample - enough; abundant; spacious; large in size; Ex. ample opportunity/garden; N. amplitude: quality of being ample; abundance; largeness of space
captious - faultfinding; too critical
peddle - travel about selling (wares); CF. foot