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verbiage - pompous array of words; too many unnecessary words; wordiness
nocturnal - done or active at night; Ex. nocturnal animals/raids; CF. nocturne
unrequited - not requited; not reciprocated; Ex. unrequited love
satyr - half-human, half-bestial being in the court of Dionysus (resembling a goat), portrayed as wanton(unrestrained) and cunning; lecher; CF. faun; CF. goat: lecherous man
mayhem - injury to body; crime of willfully maiming or crippling a person; violent disorder; Ex. mayhem in the zoo; CF. maim
cessation - stoppage
demotic - of or pertaining to the people
analogous - comparable; similar
waggish - humorous; mischievous; tricky
surly - bad-tempered; rude; cross