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malapropos - inappropriate; ADV.
torrid - (of weather) hot or scorching; passionate; Ex. torrid love affairs
intermittent - periodic; on and off; stopping and starting at intervals
hypochondriac - person unduly worried about his health; worrier without cause about illness; ADJ. CF. hypochondria: neurosis that one is or is becoming ill; CF. abdomen
commandeer - take (private property) for military use without needing permission or giving payment; draft for military purposes
probe - explore with a probe or tools; investigate; N: slender instrument used to explore a wound or body cavity; device designed to investigate an unknown region; thorough investigation; Ex. space probe
paean - song of praise or joy; Ex. paeans celebrating the victory
natty - neatly or smartly dressed; dapper; smart; Ex. natty dresser
unerringly - infallibly; ADJ. unerring: making no mistakes
polygamist - one who has more than one spouse at a time; CF. bigamy; CF. polyandry