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sensual - devoted to the pleasures of the sense; carnal; voluptuous; Ex. sensual woman/curves/lips
refectory - dining hall; room where meals are served (in a school)
quagmire - bog; marsh; soft, wet, boggy land; predicament; complex or dangerous situation from which it is difficult to free oneself
bombast - grandiloquent, pompous speech
feebleminded - deficient in intelligence; very stupid
gerrymander - change voting district lines in order to favor a political party; N. CF. Elbridge Gerry + (sala)mander
waggish - humorous; mischievous; tricky
caricature - distortion; burlesque
buffet - strike forcefully; slap; batter; knock out; N: table with food set out for people to server themselves; meal at which people help themselves to food that's been set
inane - silly; senseless; Ex. inane remarks; N. inanity