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inebriated - habitually intoxicated; drunk; N. inebriety
engulf - surround and swallow up
acerbity - bitterness of speech and temper; ADJ. acerbic: bitter; acrid (in taste, manner, or tone)
erudite - (of a person or book) learned; full of learning; scholarly; N. erudition
extraneous - not essential; irrelevant; superfluous; external; coming from the outside; Ex. extraneous details/noise/to the subject
crotchety - (of someone old) eccentric; odd; whimsical; bad-tempered; N. crotchet: odd or whimsical notion
wispy - thin; slight; barely discernible
maladroit - clumsy; not skillful; awkward; bungling
conciliatory - reconciling; soothing; V. conciliate: reconcile; soothe; win the friendly feelings (by removing anger)
implode - burst inward; CF. vaccum tube