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gross - total; fragrant; clearly wrong; (of people's behavior) coarse; corpulent; Ex. gross insolence/behavior; V: earn as a total amount; N: 12 dozens
sprightly - lively
physiognomy - face (as showing the character and the mind); art of judging human character from facial features
affluence - abundance; wealth
arbitrary - unreasonable or capricious; random; tyrannical; Ex. arbitrary ruler
paltry - insignificant; petty; trifling; contemptible; Ex. paltry sum; CF. trash
mnemonic - pertaining to memory; assisting the memory; N: device, such as as formula or rhyme, used as a mnemonic aid
protuberance - protrusion; swelling; bulge
incentive - spur; motive; something which encourages one to greater activity
unsullied - untarnished; CF. sully