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portentous
adj-ominous, evil, (sign or omen)
assuage
verb-to lesson, calm, satisfy
contingency(ies)
noun-depends on change or uncertain conditions
inexorable
adj-not capable of being persuaded by entreaty; relentless, inflexible, can't be changed, unyielding
insouciant
noun-lighthearted unconcern, indifference, disinterest, happy-go-lucky, laid back
duplicitous
adj-marked by duplicity; devious, sneaky, shifty, two-faced, backstabbing
sanguine
adj-sturdy, cheerful, confident, optimistic
sylvan
adj-of or in the woods
inveigle
verb-to win over by wiles, to aquire by ingenuity or flattery; entice, trick, talking someone into something
angst
noun-a feeling of anxiety, apprehension, or insecurity
salubrious
adj-favorable to or promoting health or well-being; healthful
soporific
adj-causing or tending to cause sleep; tending to dull awareness or alertness