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canto - division of a long poem
provocative - arousing anger or sexual interest; annoying; Ex. provocative in tight jeans; V. provoke: incite to anger; cause (an unpleasant action or feeling); N. provocation
hierarchy - arrangement by rank or standing; authoritarian body divided into ranks; body of persons having authority
peripheral - of a periphery; marginal; outer; of minor importance; not central; Ex. peripheral nerve/interest
vibrant - full of vigor or energy; vibrating
visionary - produced by imagination; fanciful; mystical; showing foresight; N: one having foresight; one given to speculative impractical ideas
clipper - sailing vessel built for great speed
stoic - stoical; impassive; unmoved by joy or grief; N. CF. stoicism
emissary - agent (sent on a mission to represent another); messenger
magniloquent - boastful; pompous