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e·pis·to·lar·y
adj.
1. Of or associated with letters or the writing of letters.

2. Being in the form of a letter: epistolary exchanges.

3. Carried on by or composed of letters: an epistolary friendship.
co·quet
intr.v.
1. To engage in coquetry; flirt.

2. To trifle; dally.
im·pro·pri·e·ty
n.
1. The quality or condition of being improper.

2. An improper act.

3. An improper or unacceptable usage in speech or writing.
pe·ruse
tr.v.
To read or examine, typically with great care.
ed·i·fi·ca·tion
n.
Intellectual, moral, or spiritual improvement; enlightenment.
un·du·ly
adv.
Excessively; immoderately: unduly familiar with strangers.
ur·bane
adj.
Polite, refined, and often elegant in manner.
pop·er·y
n. Offensive
The doctrines, practices, and rituals of the Roman Catholic Church.
rep·ro·bate
tr.v.
1. To disapprove of; condemn.

2. To abandon to eternal damnation. Used of God.
con·va·les·cence
n.
1. Gradual return to health and strength after illness.

2. The period needed for returning to health after illness.
as·per·sion
n.
1.a. An unfavorable or damaging remark; slander: Don't cast aspersions on my honesty.
b. The act of defaming or slandering.

2. A sprinkling, especially with holy water.