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prolix
(adj) verbose; long-winded
empyrean
(noun) The highest heaven
congeries
(noun, sing. & pl.) A collection of things, agglomeration, heap
escarpment
(noun) a sharp, high hill
sobriquet
(noun) a fanciful name, a nickname
pullulate
(verb) to germinate, to teem (usu. figurative)
thaumaturgy
(noun) performace of miracles, esp. magic
fen
(noun) a moor or marsh
pleonasm
(noun) a redundant use of language
palanquin
(noun) an enclosed litter for one person carried on the shoulders of men by use of poles
anon
(adv) 1. (archaic) at once; 2. soon; 3. at another time
coterie
(noun) a group of people who meet familiarly
telluric
(adj) proceeding from the earth
sortition
(noun) casting lots
insouciant
(adj) indifferent, unconcerned
freebooter
(noun) a plunderer; pirate
apophasis
(noun) (rhetoric) mentioning something while saying you are not going to mention it; as, "I won't talk about what a jerk he is."
mordant
(adj) sarcastic, biting
oblate
(adj) devoted, dedicated (chiefly in names of religious orders)
prescind
(verb) to separate for purposes of thought