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Bog
n. marsh; swamp, wetland
Rubicund
adj. reddish, ruddy face
Fusillade
n. continuous rapid firing
Talisman
n. charm; a mulet; object regarded as having magic powers
Apathetic
adj. indifferent, lack of emotion
Condole
v. offer sympathy
Cajoled
v. flatter with ulterior motive
Prosaic
adj. matter-of-fact; unromantic; dull, ordinary
Avaricious
adj. greed
Malign
v. say unpleasant things about, evil, hateful
Proffered
v. offered
Zenith
n.(fig) highest point; climax
Interloper
n. meddler in another's affairs, interferes(negative)
Visage
n. the face, usually with reference to shape, features, expression, ect.; countenate; aspect; appearence
Fakir
n. a Muslim or Hindu religious ascetic or mendicant monk commonly cinsidered a wonder- worker.
Credulity
n. Willingness to believe or trust too readily, esp. w/o proper or adequate evidence, gullibility
Catechist
n. a person appointed to instruct Catechumens in principles of religon as a preparation for baptism.
Discomfiture
n. disconcertion; confusion; embarrassment; disappointment; frustraion of hopes or plans, or defeat in battle; rout