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reverberant
resound in a series of echos
indignation
anger aroused by something unjust, unworthy, or mean
matriarchal
woman who rules the family
cupola
small rooftop structure
genially
cheerful
teetering
to move unsteadily
inane
lacking significance, meaning, or point; empty
prow
gallant; young man of fashion
idiosyncratic
personal peculiarity
eccentric
odd in behavior
sinecure
well-paid job that requires little work
salient
prominent or conspicuous, eye-catching
galvanized
shock into action
aphorisms
short saying stating a general truth
cacophony
harsh noise
mesmerized
hypnotize
aesthete
a person appreciating beauty especially in art
inveigled
to lure, to win over or get by flattery
extremity
the extreme or terminal point or part of something
innately
inborn, inherent
impervious
not permitting passage
bellicose
eager to fight, pugnacious, quarrelsome
deigning
condescend, to descend from one's level
insidious
harmful but enticing
inebriating
drunkenness
inured
accustom to accept something undesirable
languid
dropping from weakness or fatigue, faint, weak
undulations
a wavelike motion, rise or fall regularly
seigneur
a man of rank or authority