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errant
deviating from the norm, moving aimlessly
Standing next to the lake, I felt an errant breeze.
peristaltic
wavelike constractions, tube structures where contents are forced to the opening
The water rushed in a
guffaw
a loud burst of laughter
Emily made a joke that left the group gaffawing.
qaffing
to drink heartily
Every Friday night I quaff with my friends during happy hour.
saunters
to walk leisurely
Sauntering home after a long day of work helps me relax.
vertiginous
whirling, spinning, changing quickly
I love vertiginous rides, the big roller coaster is my favorite.
discernable
distinguishable
The red car was the only discernible vehicle in the lot.
congenial
agreeable, pleasing in nature
Friends enjoy coming to my cogenial apartment.
monomanically
exaggerated enthusiam for a single subject
I am a monomaniac about project runway.
hie
to go in haste
When I have to pee, I hie to a bathroom.
parodic
comic ridcule
The parotic skit of the coke commercial was very funny.
audibly
capable of being heard
The children played audbly, you could hear them yelling from down the street.
thoraxes
body between head and abdomen
My heart is enclosed in my thorax.
bereft
past tense of bereave
My family bereft after my grandma died.
proverbial
object of common mention
A french maid is a proverbial character.
pottering
to labor with little purpose or energy
When work is not busy, I potter around the office.
cornices
molding on a building
The library has ornate cornices.
lexicon
a wordbook or dictionary
I buy lexicons for each country which I travel so I cn understand signs.
obliviating
to forget
I often obliviate to pay my bills, my landlord is not happy.
carnality
not spiritual, merely human, pertaining to the body
Jarrod fufills my carnal pleasures
proscenium
area between a stage and curtain
Standing in the proscenium, the actor was out of sight.
conspicuous
easily seen or noticed
Brad Farris's conspicuous laughter is hard to miss.
lewdly
obscene or indecent, inciting lust
My lewd feelings keep me thinking about Jarrod all of the time.
incipient
beginning to exist
After flying home I noticed an incipient cold.
zenith
highest point or state
doffing
to take off, remove
I couldn't wait to doff my wet clothing and wrap myself in a warm blanket.
tumesecence
swelling, affected with many ideas or emotions
He saw my tumescent ankle and knew it was sprained.
inqenue
part of innocent, unworldly girl
I have matured from an ingune to a wordly woman.