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plebeian - common; vulgar; pertaining to the common people; N: common people in ancient Rome; CF. patrician
levity - lack of seriousness or steadiness; frivolity; lightness of manner
parlance - language; manner of speaking; idiom; Ex. in legal/common parlance
expletive - meaningless word; interjection; profane oath; swear-word
writhe - twist in coils; contort in pain
gratify - please; satisfy; Ex. gratify a desire
bestow - confer
sleazy - shabby and dirty; flimsy; insubstantial; Ex. sleazy back-street hotel/fabric
flowery - full of flowers; full of ornate expressions
promiscuous - mixed indiscriminately; indiscriminate; not choosing carefully; indiscriminate in the choice of sexual partners; irregular, particularly sexually; Ex. promiscuous life/girl; N. promiscuity