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Meandering
Twisting and Turning
Fervent
Extremely hot; glowing
Metamorphosis
A marked change in appearance, character, condition, or function
Manifest
made obvious
Infest
Animals, especially the animals of a particular region or period, considered as a group
Fauna
Animals, especially the animals of a particular region or period, considered as a group
Sinister
Suggesting or threatening evil
Alleged
supposed
Plaintive
Expressing sorrow; mournful or melancholy
Sovereign
A king, queen, or other noble person who serves as chief of state; a ruler or monarch
Emissary
An agent sent on a mission to represent or advance the interests of another
Advocate
To speak, plead, or argue in favor of.
Docile
Ready and willing to be taught; teachable
Inconspicuous
Not readily noticeable
Quourum
number of people needed for a business action to be verified
Devout
Highly religious
Citadel
A fortress in a commanding position in or near a city.
Spurn
To reject disdainfully or contemptuously
Entice
To attract by arousing hope or desire
Granular
Composed or appearing to be composed of granules or grains
Culmination
climax
Benefactor
someone who funds someone/something; Patron
Venerable
Requiring respect due to age or nobility
Belligerent
over exaggerated
Attribute
To relate to a particular cause or source
Disperse
To drive off or scatter in different directions
Dexterity
skill of hands and of mind
Moor
A swamp
Prowess
Superior skill or ability
Superfluous
Being beyond what is required or sufficient
Humanitarian
One who is devoted to the promotion of human welfare and the advancement of social reforms; a philanthropist.
Palatial
heavenly
Frivolous
Unworthy of serious attention; trivial
Amity
Peaceful relations, as between nations; friendship
Demoralize
To corrupt the morals of something
Stagnant
Not moving or flowing; motionless
Apparition
A ghostly figure; a specter