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loathe - detest; ADJ. loathsome: arousing loathing; offensive; Ex. loathsome smell
staccato - played in an abrupt manner; marked by abrupt sharp sound; Ex. staccato applause
inchoate - (of desire, wish, plan) recently begun; not explicit; at the beginning of development; rudimentary; elementary; Ex. inchoate mass
corpuscle - red or white cell in the blood
impervious - impenetrable; incapable of being damaged or distressed; incapable of being affected (in one's opinions); Ex. impervious to water/criticism
atrophy - wasting away; V: weaken and lose flesh and muscle (through lack of blood or lack of use)
inflated - exaggerated; pompous; enlarged (with air or gas)
nondescript - undistinctive; ordinary; ordinary-looking; Ex. nondescript fellow in a crowd
transcendental - going beyond common thought or ideas; impossible to understand by practical experiences or practices; known only by studying thoughts or intuition; OP. empirical; CF. transcendentalism
wisp - small bunch (of hair); faint streak (of smoke)