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epoch
A particular period of history; especially one regarded as being memorable in some way
potentate
One who has the power and position to rule over others; monarch
chronicle
A chronological record of historical events
reek
A strong and offensive odor; stench
genial
Having a pleasant or friendly disposition or manner
perpetuation
The state of prolonging the existence of; the state of being remembered for a long time
tedious
Moving or progressing very slowly
cadaverous
Corpse-like
emaciated
Very thin, as from starvation or illness
sonorous
Having or producing a full, deep, or rich sound
evanescences
Fading away; vanishing
pecuniary
Requiring the payment of money
engendered
Brought into existence; produced
incommodious
Cramped; inconvenient or uncomfortable
ogled
To stare at in a provocative or flirtatious way
deprecated
Disapproved of
trepidation
Great alarm or dread
convivial
Fond of feasting, drinking, and good company; social
cogitated
Thought deeply
notoriety
The quality or state of being known widely and usually unfavorably
aphorism
A brief statement of an observation, truth, or principle
circuitously
In a round-about way