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askew
to one side; awry
suffusion
something which is spread thorugh or over
strident
loud, harsh, grating, shrill
gesticulate
to make gestures to add force to speech
appalled
filled with consternation or dismay
disinclination
lack of willingness or disposition
incredulous
disbelieving; skeptical
contemptuously
scornfully
paralyzed
to make helpless; unable to move
mockery
specific action of redicule or derision
iridescent
brilliant; lustrous; colorful
clamorously
chracterized by loud outcry or loud and sustained voice
demented
insane
superficial
concerned with only the obvious, on or near the surface
inaudible
incabable of being heard
inquisitive
unduly curious; eager to learn
assimilating
to absorb and incorporate into the mind
grimaced
to mkae a sharp contortion of the face expressing pain, contempt or disgust
ululation
howl, wail, lament
incantations
ritual recitation of words, phrases, or sounds
excrutiatingly
extremely painful
suppressed
to put an end forcible; subdue
elephantine
enormouse size or strength
inarticulate
incomprehensible; unable to speak with clarity or eloquence