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tycoon
(n.) a wealthy and powerful person
exhilarated
(adj.) lively
confidant
(n.) close friend, secret sharer
surreal
(adj.) strange
repository
(n.) place for safekeeping
awe
(n.) feeling of fear and wonder
typhoon
(n.) violent storm
articulate
(adj.) expressing oneself clearly and easily
eerie
mysterious
ominous
(adj.) threatening
muted
(adj.) weaker; less intense
eddies
(n.) circular currents
subtle
(adj.) not obvious
diffused
(v.) spread out
extrapolating
(v.) arriving at a conclusion by making inferences based on known facts
perennial
(adj.) lasting through the year
purged
(v.) cleaned
pyre
(n.) pile of wood on which a body is burned at a funeral
schism
(n.) division
blight
(n.) something that destroys or prevents growth
moribund
(adj.) dying
postulated
(v.) claimed
beleaguered
(adj.) worried; tormented