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motif
A distinctive feature or dominant idea.
typhoon
a trpical storm
mirages
an optical illusion
enmity
the state of being an enemy
strident
loud or harsh
futive
doing by stealth
mortification
feeling shamed or humiliated
immured
enclosed within wall; trapped
gesticulated
the use of gestures instead of words
officious
asserting one's authority aggressively
ebullience
highspirited
recrimination
to make mutual or counter accuastions
pall
a cltoh spread over
abyss
inmeasureable depths
inscrutable
mysterious impenetrable
vicissitudes
a change of circumstances; alternation
contrite
affected by guilt
incredulous
showing doubt or disblief
baffled
to confuse or preplex
opalescence
to exhibit in an iridescent play of colors
blatant
offensively loud or clamorous
taboo
to prohibit or ban
swarthiness
a dark complexion
errant
to roam or wondering
malevolently
wishing evil towards others
obscurely
not clear to the mind
opaque
loosely, imperfectly transparent
improvisation
to make on the spot
jeering
tuantingly, mockingly
lamentable
sad, regretable
ludicrous
crazy, or insane
expansively
feeling bigger that what you are
effigy
an image of a preson
perilous
dangerous
tempestuously
violently, strong
tremulously
trembling in fear, or shakened
exasperation
the state if being irritated
constrainedly
resticted
exulting
rejoicing
mutinously
rebelliously
otuseness
slow to apprehend
branishing
waving in a threating way
danting
intimidating
impervious
can't get through
contemptuously
with hatred
derisive
expressing scron
sancity
the quality or state of being scared
demure
clam, reseved or modest
demented
insane, sick or mad
iridescent
rainbow effect; shiny multi-colored
pordy
mockingly
corpulent
big or obese
succulent
juicy
abominable
worthy of hate
phosphorescence
glowing
loathing
regard with disgust
theological
the study of God
conviction
strong belief
purged
cleansed or free of
myopia
short sighted
multitudinous
many; in great numbers
truculently
regrasive
talisman
a magical or powerful effect
inimical
unfriendly or hostile
ululation
howling in a wale
excruciatingly
painfully
propitiating
hope of creating favor or good will