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ambrosial
exceptionally pleasing to taste, or smell; delicious or fragrant
adonis
a very handsome man
atlas
book of maps
draconian
severe, cruel; pertaining to Draco's law
echolalia
repititon
forum
an assembly, meeting place
hector
to bully, torment
hermetic
airtight
thespian
pertaining to drama
martial
pertaining to war, warlike
narcissistic
fascination with one self, in love with one self
paean
song of praise, or joy
philippic
speech of bitter denunciation, tyraid
plutocratic
wealthy, affluent
odyssey
long journey
siren
seductively beautiful or charming woman
stentorian
very loud
aboard
on board, on ship, train, bus, plane
amiss
improper, wrong, faulty
anon
soon, presently
asunder
apart, widely separated
begrimed
to make grimy, to make dirty
behest
a command
behooved
to be necessary or proper for
belittle
to regard or portray as less than important
beset
to attack on all sides, assail
betimes
early
cumbersome
burdensome, troublesome
foundling
baby found abandoned by parents
noisome
offensive odor
lissome
lithesome, agile, nimble
starveling
person that is starving
yearling
infant that is one years old
bearish
like a bear, rough, stock prices falling
bullish
like a bull, stock prices rising
canine
pertaining to the dog family
diabolical
devilish, cruel, wicked
feline
pertaining to the cat family, tiger, lion
feminine
qualities similar to women
filial
pertaining to son or daughter
fraternal
brotherly
lupine
like wolf, ravenous
masculine
qualities similar to that of men
maternal
motherly, mother's side of family
puerile
foolish, immature
sanguinary
bloody
sheepish
bashful, shy
vulpine
like a fox, cunning, crafty