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One who prays humbly for something
Supplicant
A plant clipped or trimmed into fantastic shapes
Topiary
Of or pertaining to Counterpoint- Composed to two or more relitively independent melodies sounded together
Contrapuntal
Of or relating to a talisman- Stone ring or other object supposed to posses occculate powers and worn as an amulate or charm
Talismanic
A ghostly double or a counterpart to a living person
Doppelganger
Cheerfully optimistic, hopeful, or confident
Sanguine
One who is chronologically missplaced
Anachronistic
A person who is lacking in or hostile or smugly indifferent to cultural values, intellectual pursuits, aesthetic refinement, etc., or is contentedly commonplace in ideas and tastes
Philistine
knowledge of a future event or situation, esp. through extrasensory means
Precognition
of, pertaining to, or characteristic of surrealism; surreal
Surrealistic
the spirit, policy, or practice of jingoes; bellicose chauvinism
Jingoistic
not harmful or injurious; harmless
Innocuous
causing or tending to cause sleep
Soporific
to abolish by formal or official means; annul by an authoritative act; repeal... TO PUT AN END TO!
Abrogated
lacking definite form; having no specific shape; formless
Amorphous
a mark of disgrace or infamy; a stain or reproach, as on one's reputation
Stigmata
a grotesquely carved figure of a human or animal
Gargoyle
unreal; imaginary; visionary
Chimerical
It refers to the willingness of the reader or viewer to accept as true the premises ofa work of fiction even if they are impposible or contradictory
Willing suspension of Disbeliefe