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Grovelled
to crawl
Posterity
All descendants of one person
Voluptuous
full of, characterized by, or ministering to indulgence in luxury
Progenitors
a direct ancestor
Sagacious
Of quick sense perceptions
Strewn
spread about here and there by or as by sprinkling; scatter
Abide
To put up with, or tolerate
Venerable
Commanding respect because of great age or impressive dignity; worthy of veneration or reverence, as because of high office or noble character
Contiguity
a series of things in continuous connection; a continuous mass or extent
Ignominious
Marked by shame or disgrace
Pharmacopoeia
book containing an official list of medicinal drugs together with
Talisman
anything whose presence exercises a remarkable or powerful influence on human feelings or actions.
2. Effervescence
To issue forth in bubbles.
Alchemy
chemistry and speculative philosophy practiced in
Ethereal
heavenly or celestial
Transfiguration
to change in outward form or appearance; transform.
Reverberate
To reecho or resound.
Incantations
Ritual recitation of verbal charms or spells to produce a magic effect
Physiognomy
the outward appearance of anything, taken as offering some insight into its character
Tumult
Violent and noisy commotion or disturbance of a crowd or mob; uproar
Vicissitude
a favorable or unfavorable event or situation that occurs by chance: a fluctuation of state or condition" as on
Despondency
of being despondent; depression of spirits from loss of courage or hope; dejection
Wrath
strong, stern, or fierce anger
Multitudinous
Comprising of many items
Pentecost
a Christian festival celebrated on the seventh Sunday after Easter, commemorating the descent of the Holy Ghost upon the apostles; Whitsunday.
Sedulous
diligent in application or attention; persevering; assiduous
Ignominy
disgrace; dishonor; public contempt
Efficacy
capacity for producing a desired result or effect.
Propensity
a natural inclination or tendency
Gesticulating
To make gestures especially while speaking, as for emphasis
Lore
the body of knowledge, learning.
Clarion
medieval trumpet with clear shrill tones
Indefatigable
no fatigue
Hoary
gray or white with or as if with age; extremely old, ancient
Picturesqueness
the quality of being strikingly expressive or vivid
Imbibing
to absorb or soak up, as water, light, or heat
Zeal
Enthusiastic devotion to a cause, ideal, or goal and tireless diligence in its furtherance
4. Consternation
sudden, alarming amazement or dread that results in utter confusion; dismay
Assimilate
; to take in and incorporate as one's own; absorb
Egotism
tendency to speak or write of oneself excessively and boastfully
Impalpable
incapable of being perceived by the sense of touch; intangible
Anemones
Any of various perennial herbs of the genus Anemone, native chiefly to northern temperate regions and having palmately
Dexterity
skill or adroitness in using the hands or body; agility
Fretting
erosion; corrosion; gnawing
Inscrutable
incapable of being investigated, analyzed, or scrutinized; impenetrable
Acquiescing
to agree or consent quietly without protest
Peradventure
doubt or uncertainty as to whether something is the case
zenith
The point on the celestial sphere vertically above a given position or observer.
Sombre
gloomy, dark
paramour
an illicit lover
Irrefragable
impossible to refute; impossible to break or alter
Phantasmagoric
a changing scene made up of many elements
Superfluous
more than enough
Tinge
a slight degree of coloration. Pg. 190 there was inevitably a tinge of the devotional in his mood.
Usurping
to take or assume (power, a position, property, rights, etc.) and hold in possession by force or without right
Latent
present but not visible, apparent, or actualized; existing as potential
Intrinsic
belonging to a thing by its very nature
Blackguard
a rude or unscrupulous person; a person who uses foul or abusive language
Well-nigh
Very nearly, Almost
Repose
peace of mind
Eldritch
eerie, weird, spooky
Relics
a surviving memorial of something past
Colloquy
A conversation, especially a formal one.
Tarry
to remain or stay, as in a place; sojourn
Disquietude
anxiety, agitation
Betwixt
between
Rankle
to fester; become or make inflamed
Austerity
state of being austere, or very plain
Tantalizing
Something unobtainable or beyond one's reach
Caper
to leap or skip about in a sprightly manner
Inquietude
Inquietudes, disquieting thoughts
sojourn
temporary stay
Plebeian
belonging or pertaining to the common people
Mountebank
a person who sells quack medicines, as from a platform in public places, attracting and influencing an audience by tricks, storytelling,
Averred
to assert or affirm with confidence; declare in a positive or peremptory manner
Thitherward
: toward that place
Deity
Divine character or nature, esp. that of the Supreme Being; divinity
Undulating
cause to move in a wavy, sinuous, or flowing manner
Petulant
moved to or showing sudden, impatient irritation, especially over some trifling annoyance
expostulation
the act of expostulating
Obeisance
a movement of the body made in token of respect or submission
Abased
to humble or humiliate
Peremptory
leaving no opportunity for denial or refusal, imperative
Odious
deserving or causing hatred; hateful; detestable
3. Countenanced
The Face; visage

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