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olfactory - concerning the sense of smell
sardonic - scornfully mocking; disdainful; sarcastic; cynical; Ex. sardonic smile
apathy - lack of caring; indifference; lack of concern or interest in important matters; Ex. He was sunk in apathy after his failure; ADJ. apathetic
shaving - very thin piece, usually of wood (cut from a surface with a sharp blade)
foppish - vain about dress and appearance; N. fop: man who takes too much interest in his clothes and appearance
rendezvous - meeting place; meeting at a set time or place; V.
modicum - limited quantity; small amount; Ex. He does not have a modicum of sense; CF. moderate
dismantle - take apart; disassemble
temperament - characteristic frame of mind; disposition; emotional excess; ADJ. temperamental: of temperament; having frequent changes of temper; Ex. temperamental dislike of sports; Ex. temperamental actress
pomposity - self-important behavior; acting like a stuffed shirt(pompous person); ADJ. pompous: self-important