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sedate
adj. free from tension
dismal
adj. dark and depressing
contentious
adj. causing controversy
forlorn
adj. breft of the company of others, lonely
consternation
n. feelings of distress brought on by impending danger
reverberant
adj. echoing or resounding, deep penetrating voice
indulgent
adj. indulging to excess, over-satisfying
inane
adj. lacking judgement, doesn't add to anything
barbaric
adj. lacking a civilized character
resonant
adj. rich in tonal quality
indignation
n. prickly, vexed displeasure
venerable
adj. of a person well advanced in years
catacombed
v. infused or filled with
anarchy
n. state of general disorder
evaded
v. to have avoided addressing the matter of hand
suppleness
n. the state of being easily bent or down
tedious
adj. provoking boredom
eccentric
adj. harmlessly odd in behaviour, unique
exaltation
n. extreme happiness
infinitesimal
adj. immeasureably minute
sinecure
n. effortless source of income
goaded
adj. to have induced an action
dispensation
n. release from responsibility
idiosyncratic
adj. standing in a crowd by itself, being unique
eloquence
n. the quality of being articulate