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explicit - totally clear; definite; outspoken
nonchalance - indifference; lack of concern; composure; ADJ. nonchalant: unconcerned; cool; indifferent; Ex. nonchalant attitude to his debts
pedantic - bookish; showing off learning; marked by an excessive ostentatious concern for book learning; N. pedantry
sophist - teacher of philosophy; quibbler; employer of fallacious reasoning; N. sophism: plausible but fallacious argument
gross - total; fragrant; clearly wrong; (of people's behavior) coarse; corpulent; Ex. gross insolence/behavior; V: earn as a total amount; N: 12 dozens
choleric - hot-tempered; bad-tempered; irritable; easily angered; CF. cholera
emissary - agent (sent on a mission to represent another); messenger
paranoia - psychosis marked by delusions of grandeur or persecution; N: ADJ: paranoid, paranoiac
incorporeal - without a material body; insubstantial
celerity - speed; rapidity