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permeate
to spread, penetrate
innuendo
overt allusion, not obvious, insinuation
wan
paleness
ravage
havoc, damage
pessimist
always loking on the dark or evil side of things
erroneous
in error
extempore
improvine
fractiousness
troublesome, irritable, quarrelsome
contemptuous
expressing contempt or disdain, lack of respect
unobtrusively
inconspiciously
condescending
assume an "air of superiority" and to descend to a lower level
vehement
intensely emotional, antagonistic
ascertain
to make sure
credulity
undue readiness to believe
ambiguous
capable of being understood two different ways
imperceptibly
exremely slight, hardly noticeable
supercilious
patronizing
decisive
determination, firmness
cynical
distrustful of human nature and motives
imperatively
commandingly
juxtaposition
two or more related incidents or events placed side by side for effect or contrast
apathy
no interest, feeling, or concern
ectoplasm
substance held to produce spirit materialization
decomposed
decayed, rotted
infinitesimal
minute, very small