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executor
a person appointed to carry out the terms of a will
incredulous
unwilling or unable to believe; showing disbelief
to extinguish
to squelch; to put out, as a fire
garret
an attic or a room built in an attic
ominous
serving as an omen, especially as an evil omen
incessant
unending; constant
benevolence
good will or kindness
to lament
to feel or express deep sorrow
facetious
joking; trying to be witty
palpable
touchable; obvious
to recede
to become more distant
fetter
to shackle or chain
to remonstrate
to protest or complain
latent
hidden and undeveloped
jovial
full of playful good humor
prodigious
amazing
compound
a substance composed of two or more other substances
reverently
in a manner suggesting deep respect
desolation
a wasteland or some other unihabited place
obscure
not well known; unclear or vaugue
to penetrate
to enter as by piercing
to flaunt
to make a showy or defiant display
defiance
open resistance to authority
odious
hateful; disgusting
immortal
without death; lasting
to relent
to become less severe
to reconcile
to renew a friendship; to bring into harmony
blithe
cheerful; carefree
to feign
to pretend