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transcendent

proprietary of/related to ownership
ectoplasm 1) the outer relatively rigid granule-free layer of the cytoplasm
usually held to be a reversible gel
2) a substance held to produce spirit materialism / telekinesis
extending beyond the limits of ordinary experience
oculist
eye doctor; optometrist
contiguous
adjacent
rapture
experience of overwhelming emotion; ecstasy
pastoral
rural picture/scene
apathetically
apathetically
spiritlessly; indifferently; listlessly; unemotionally
rakish
1) having a smart stylish appearance suggestive of speed
2) negligent of convention or formality; jaunty
proprietary
of/related to ownership
Ectoplasm
1) the outer relatively rigid granule-free layer of the cytoplasm
usually held to be a reversible gel
2) a substance held to produce spirit materialism / telekinesis
hauteur
arrogance; haughtiness
mincing
affectedly dainty or delicate
disdain
Noun: scorn; a feeling of contempt for what is beneath one
Verb: to look with scorn on
shiftlessness
1) lacking in ambition or incentive: lazy 2) lacking in
resourcefulness: inefficient
discreet
1) having or showing discernment or good judgment in
conduct and especially in speech: prudent; especially capable
of preserving prudent silence
2) unpretentious, modest ["the warmth and discreet elegance
of a civilized home"]
strident
harsh; commanding attention by a loud or obtrusive quality
impassioned
passionate; zealous; intense; ardent; fervent; fervid