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aesthetic - artistic; dealing with or capable of appreciating the beautiful (of a person or building); CF. aesthete; CF. aesthetics
fester - rankle; produce irritation or resentment; (of a cut or wound) generate pus or rot; Ex. His insult festered in my mind for days.
peripatetic - walking about from place to place (to work); moving; Ex. peripatetic school of philosophy
benevolent - generous; charitable; having a wish to do good
explicate - explain in detail; interpret; clarify; CF. explicable
stipulate - state as a necessary condition (of an agreement); make express conditions; specify; Ex. He stipulated payment in advance
memorialize - commemorate
compelling - overpowering; irresistible in effect; holding one's attention; that compels one to do something; Ex. a compelling adventure story; V. compel
incoherent - unintelligible; muddled; unable to express one's thoughts in an orderly manner; illogical; lacking cohesion; not coherent
inherent - firmly established by nature or habit; intrinsic