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Inscription
letters inscribed (especially words engraved or carved) on something
lair
the habitation of wild animals
ravenously
hungrily: in the manner of someone who is very hungry; "he pounced on the food hungrily"
elude
escape, either physically or mentally; "The thief eluded the police"; "This difficult idea seems to evade her"; "The event evades explanation"
gibbet
hang on an execution instrument
impregnable
able to withstand attack
connubial
of or relating to marriage or to the relationship between a wife and husband;
missile
a rocket carrying a warhead of conventional or nuclear explosives; may be ballistic or directed by remote control
larceny
Obtaining property by fraud or deceit.
augment
enlarge or increase
interlocutor
the performer in the middle of a minstrel line who engages the others in talk
obstinatley
stubbornly, in a stubborn unregenerate manner
riveted
the technique of joining components prodigiously
partial
being or affecting only a part, not total
vicariously
indierctly, as, by or though a substitute
compassionate
howing merciful compassion
assail
attack in speech or writing
tersely
telegraphically; in a short and concise manner
prodigal
marked by rash extravagance
contumaciously
in a rebellious manner
omnipotent
power with no limits or inexhaustible
imperious
able to deal authoirtatively with affairs
terminate
end, to bring to a halt
apparition
a grostly appearing figure
apprehension
fearful expectation or anticipation
joviality
feeling jolly and full of good humor
arid
lacking sufficient water or rainfall
disperse
to scatter, distribute losely
dispel
chase away, force to go away
livid
furiously angry
diverge
move or draw apart
execrate
curse or declare to be evil