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Gibe
To make taunting, heckling, or jeering remarks.
Effusive
Unrestrained or excessive in emotional expression;
gushy.
Guinea
A gold coin issued in England. Worth one pound and one shilling.
August
Inspiring awe or admiration, majestic.
Succint
Characterized by clear, precise expression in few words; concise and terse.
Epistle
Aletter, especially a formal one.
Portly
Comfortable stout, corpulent.
Chagrin
A keen feeling of mental unease as of annoyance or embarrasment, caused by failure, dissapointment, or a discouragung event.
Foolscap
A sheet of writing or printing paper measuring approx. 13 x 16 inches.
Conundrums
A riddle in which fanciful question is answered by a pun.
Compunction
A strong uneasiness caused by sense of guilt.
Ennui (Un-wee)
Listlessness and dissatisfaction resulting from lack of interest, boredom.
Intricate
Having many complexly arranged elements, elaborate.
Conspicuous
Easy to notice, obvious.
Preposterous
Contrary to nature, reason, or common sense; absurd.