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avid - greedy; extremely eager for; Ex. avid learner; N. avidity
insipid - lacking in flavor; lacking interest; dull; Ex. insipid food/character
perverse - purposely continuing to do something wrong; stubbornly wrongheaded; perverted; directed away from what is right; wicked and unacceptable; Ex. perverse satisfaction; Ex. Hannibal Lecter in a perverse mood; N. perversity
figurine - small ornamental statuette(very small statue)
avocation - secondary or minor occupation
periphery - outside edge especially of a round surface; perimeter; Ex. periphery of the town
dilapidated - falling to pieces; in a bad condition; ruined because of neglect; Ex. dilapidated old car/castle; N. dilapidation
disfigure - mar the appearance of; spoil
acquiesce - assent; agree passively; comply without protest
demeanor - behavior; bearing