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winsome
charming
hardscrabble
Provides very little in return for much effort
Spartan
simple
pellucid
allowing the maximum possible amount of light to pass through
hunker
crouch
mottled
spotted
ominous
threatening
undulate
move with smooth, wave-like motions
phlegmatic
not easily excited
solicitous
thoughtfully concerned
alacrity
cheerful willingness
lowering
dark and threatening
galvanize
stimulate with an electric current
strident
loud; shrill
exhortation
warning
sanctuary
safe place
haven
safe place
admonition
warning
eerie
giving a fearful or uneasy feeling
decimate
destroy completely
denuded
stripped bare
incline
slanted or angled plane
hobble
hinder walking
obliterate
completely wipe out
malevolent
evil
maelstrom
powerful whirlpool
erratic
lacking regularity
vortex
swirling column of water or air
ensue
follow
pinnacle
highest point
abate
decrease in intensity
turbulent
stormy
lament
express sorrow
plight
unfavorable situation
spurious
lacking authenticity
insouciant
carefree
soporific
causing sleepiness