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Improvident
not provinding for the future, thriftless, rash, incautous
harmattan
a dry dusty wind
intricate
having many complex arranged elements, elaborate
plaintive
expressing sorrow, mournful
prowess
superior skill, strength or ability, courage in battle
revered
regarded with awe, deference, devotion
illfated
destined for misfortune/doom
discerned
to detect, recognize, comprehend
suppressed
to subdue, keep hidden
hovered
remain suspended, or remain in an uncertain state
potent
possising innner or outer strength, powerful
oracle
a person considered to be a source of wise counsil
emissary
an agent sent on a mission to represent or advance interests of another
perpetual
lasting for eternity, for and indefinatly long time
capricious
subject to whim, impulsive, unpredictable
incipient
beggining to exist or appear
poignant
physically painful/ skillful/ to the point
abomination
disgust, cause of disgust
consolation
comfort
brusqueness
abrupt or curt in manner or speech, discourtesly blunt
benevolent
doing good, for the good of charity
imminent
about to occur, impending
idolatrous
excesive devoting, having to do with idolatry
over-zealous
excessivly enthusiastic
pottage
porridge, thick soup or stew
superfluous
beyond what is required or sufficiant
desecrated
violation to the sacredeness of something
pacification
reduction of a rebelious district to peaceful submission
approbation
warm approval/ praise
tumultuous
noisy/ disorderly/ confused or agitated
flourish
to do well/prosper in a period of high productivity
omen
a prophetic sign
prophesy
a foreshadow, revealed by a divine inspiration
impentetrable
immpossible to penetrate, incomprendible
inadvertent
marked by unitentional lack of care/ not duly attentive
domain
at territory in which rule or control is exercised
lamentation
that act of lamenting
raffia
african palm tree with large leaves, used for making baskets and mats
bouyent
light hearted/ marked by bouyance
repentent
characterized by demenstrating repentence/ guilt, shame