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wisp - small bunch (of hair); faint streak (of smoke)
frigid - intensely cold; cold in manner; Ex. frigid zone
phlegmatic - calm and unexcitable; not easily disturbed; CF. phlegm: sticky mucus produced in the respiratory tract
cavalier - casual and offhand; arrogant; N: knight
pucker - gather into wrinkles or folds; N: wrinkle or fold
acrophobia - fear of heights
effectual - able to produce a desired effect; valid
obituary - death notice (esp. in a newspaper); ADJ.
indices - signs; indications; Ex. indices of a student's potential; CF. index: something that reveals or indicates; sign; Ex. cost-of-living index
submissive - willing to obey orders; yielding; timid