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faculty - mental or bodily powers; teaching staff
temerity - boldness; nerve; rashness; Ex. temerity to ask for a pay increase after only three day's work
bawdy - indecent; obscene; about sex in a rude funny way; CF. bawd
firebrand - piece of burning wood; hothead; troublemaker; person who stirs up trouble
impale - pierce (with a sharp point); Ex. impaled by the spear
disproportion - lack of proportion (between the parts); ADJ. disproportionate
bombast - grandiloquent, pompous speech
revert - relapse; backslide; turn back to; return to the former owner; N. reversion
acetic - vinegary
placid - peaceful; calm; Ex. placid child/lake