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rouse
to wake, to shake someone out of apathy (dullness), to cause emotion
hybrid
a mixture of two things (animal, plant, language)

containing mixed elements
somber
dark, gloomy, grave
meager
small, of poor quality, thin
benignant
kind and gracious
keener
more sensitive, intense, sharp, biting, enthusiastic
scoring
evaluation of performance by assigning a grade or score
gleam
to shine brightly, to flash

a bright shine, a slight indication/hint
rooks
swindlers or cheats
utmost
at greatest degree, of extremity, my best (I did my..)
clamor
to demand or shout loudly

a persistent demand, a loud noise
vociferation
the act of shouting out
downs
English sheep? sheep rearing areas
vigor
energy
vital
crucial, lively, fundamental
pane
the glass part of a window, the surface of something
pathetic
pitiful
apt
likely to do something, appropriate, skilled, competent, quick clever
bossed
the past tense of to give out orders
garnish
to enhance flavor of, to embellish

a decoration, enhancement
cumber
to hamper, or burden someone
queer
weird or gay
futile
useless, frivolous, in vain
vainly
proudly, unsucessfully
bead
a small, often round piece of material, such as glass, plastic, or wood, that is pierced for stringing or threading