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earthly - of this earth; terrestrial; worldly; not divine; possible; Ex. no earthly reason
lineage - descent; ancestry
retroactive - taking effect before its enactment (as a law) or imposition (as a tax); (of a law) having effect on the past as well as the future
mischief - behavior (of children) causing trouble with no serious harm; damage; harm; Ex. mischief to the crops; ADJ. mischievous: causing mischief; playfully troublesome
collected - composed; calm; self-possessed
enthrall - capture; enslave; captivate; hold the complete attention of (as if magic); hold spellbound
nonsense - speech or writing with no meaning; foolish behavior or language; Ex. make (a) nonsense of: spoil; cause to fail
gentry - people of standing(rank or position); people of good family or high social position; class of people just below nobility
oracular - of an oracle; prophetic; uttered as if with divine authority; mysterious or ambiguous; hard to understand; N. oracle: wiser person; prophecy made by an oracle
plumber - one who installs and repairs pipes and plumbing(pipes)