quick or skillful or adept in action or thought
come up with (an idea, plan, explanation, theory, or priciple) after a mental effort
a final climactic stage
(adj.) Disagreeable in sound, jarring; Lacking in harmony, conflicting
marked by refinement in taste and manners
broadly or extravagantly humorous
pleasing or picturesque in natural simplicity
implied or understood though unexpressed; without doubts or reservations,
impossible to solve or fix; unable to be dissolved
place side by side
the visual property of something that shines with reflected light
the lowest point; point of greatest adversity or despair.
coming into being; in early developmental stages
a deep bow or other body movement indicating respect or submission; deference, homage
deserving or causing hatred; detestable; hateful
model; example that serves as a model; pattern
having a disparaging, derogatory, or belittling effect
causing insidious harm or ruin; ruinous; injurious; hurtful:
a trite or obvious remark
affecting or moving the emotions: a poignant scene.
the human soul, spirit, or mind.
1. a dishonest, knavish person; scoundrel.
2. a playfully mischievous person; scamp:
highly original and influencing the development of future events (a seminal work of criticism)
pass beyond (limits or boundaries)
a wanderer who has no established residence or visible means of support
(adj.) given to whimsy or fanciful notions; capricious; playful; unpredictable