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Formidable
fear, dread or awe, as by reason of strength, size or power
Prerogative
right of privilege
Obliquely
not straightfoward or direct
Caste
any class or group of society sharing common cultural features
Elusive
difficult to explain, define, or grasp
Edification
moral improvement or guidance
Invoke
to call upon in prayer for aid or protection
Ominous
threatening
Criteria
rule, standard, principle or test by which something can be judged
Affliction
suffering
Conceded
to acknowledge as true or valid
Elucidate
to make clear, explain
Terse
short or quick
Amiably
good natured; friendly
Indigenous
originating in a particular palce; native
Acrimonious
bitter, or sarcastic in manner or tone
Tenet
doctrine, principle, belief held to be true by an individual or group
Stealthy
acting in a secret manner
Irrelevant
unrelated to the matter being considered
Articulate
expressing oneself clearly