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Liquidation
To convert assets into cash
Frivolous
of little importance
Facetious
jocular in a clumsy, sarcastic manner.
Melodrama
A movie or a play characterized byh extreme theatricality
Furtive
expressive of hidden motives; shifty.
spiritualism
the belief that spirits of the dead communicate with the living
Psychometry
Getting facts from contact with an object about it or its owner.
condescending
to deal with in a patronizing manner
genteel
of or relating to uper class
Conjurer
Magician
Clairvoyant
Having power to see events related to an object
sustenance
something that sustains health or life.
disembodied
to free from the body
Financier
one involved in large-scale financial affairs.
Seance
A meeting to recieve spiritual references
Bohemian
a person with artistic or literary interests
Bray
to utter the harsh noise of a donkey
Discreet
modest
Perpetual
lasting for eternity
sociology
the study of human behavior
haphazard
dependent upon chance
catastrophe
a great, and sudden calamaty
diffident
lacking self confidence
telepathy
communicating through means other than senses
disreputable
lacking respectability, as in character, behavoir, or appearence.
sprawl
to sit or lie with the body spread out
sodden
soaked; saturated
skeptical
marked by or given to doubt
intuition
the act or faculty of knowing or sensing without the use of rational process
simian
resembling an ape or a monkey
haughty
scornfully and condescendingly proud
conjecture
inference of judgement based on incomplete evidence
propriety
appropriateness
phenomenal
outstanding
illumanate
To provide or brighten with light
mesmerize
To spellbind
Fracas
A noisy brawl
Dilettante
A lover of fine arts
Pseudonym
A penn name
Congenital
relating to a condition that is present at birth
Complacency
Self-satisfaction
prosperity
Having good fortune
Amalgamate
To combine; Mix
Armament
Weapons of supplies for war
Philosophical
Characteristics of a philosopher; wisdom
Luster
Brilliance or radiant
Derision
Jeering laughter; riddicule
Memoirs
a biography, expacially on a scientific or scholarly topic
Enterprising
willngness to undertake new projects
Wraith
A ghost of a dead person
Preposterous
Absurd; having no common sense
Tarpaulin
material used to cover and protect things from moisture; canvas
Opportunist
one who takes advantage of any opportunity to achieve
avuncular
having to do with an uncle
bigamy
Marrying one peron while still maried to another
Decanter
a decorative bottle used to serve wine
repugnance
extreme dislike
transcendent
supreme; beyond ordinary range
Inconsequential
Lacking importance
Astute
Having or showing keeness
Bankruptcy
Financially ruined