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lechery - gross lewdness; lustfulness; ADJ. lecherous; N. lecher: lecherous man
plasticity - ability to be molded; ADJ. plastic: capable of being shaped or molded; Ex. plastic material such as clay
gruesome - grisly; horrible
tirade - long angry denunciatory speech; diatribe; harangue; extended scolding; denunciation
suppress - put an end to forcibly; subdue; stifle; overwhelm; inhibit the expression of; check; prevent from being published or made public; Ex. suppress a smile; Ex. suppress the magazine/truth
languish - lose animation or strength
vixen - female fox; ill-tempered woman; CF. shrew
chaffing - bantering; joking
wither - (of a plant) dry up from loss of moisture; lose freshness; shrivel; decay
episodic - (of a story or play) loosely connected; made up of separate and loosely connected parts; N. episode: incident in the course of an experience