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prologue
introduction
protagonist
main character
misanthrope
one who hates or mistrusts human-kind
ferocity
lacking harmony; not in agreement
dissolute
lacking moral restraint; indulging in sensual pleasures or vices
despicable
deserving of comtemp or scorn; vile
conjecture
a conclusion based on guesswork
allegory
symbolic representation
vernacular
common / native languabe of a location or group
provocative
tending to provoke or stimulate
introspective
contemplation of one's own thoughts, feelings, and sensations
intricacy
complexity
inception
origin; beginning of something
impregnable
difficult or impossible to enter or attack
felicitous
admirably suited; apt.
marked by happiness or good fortune
comprehensive
large scope or content; showing extensive understanding.
ambiguous
open to more than one interpretation
accentuate
to stress or emphasize
terse
to the point
incongruous
lacking harmony; not in agreement