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desolate
deprived/gloomy/solitary/lonely/miserable/unhabited/abandoned
intimation
hint/suggestion
complacency
self-satisfaction/smugness
bantering
playful teasing
bizarre
odd/whimsical/grotesque
exempt
free from obligation
feigned
pretended
fractiousness
irritability/peevishness/unruliness
supercilious
proud in a haughty way
contiguous
adjoining/touching at the border
apathetic
indifferent/lacking feeling
languid
listless/without vigor/sluggish from weakness, fatigue, or lack of energy/spiritless
hauteur
disdainful pride/haughtiness
prodigality
extravagance, lavishness, wasteful or spendthrift
vehemently
forcefully
credulity
willingness to believe/gullibility
affectation
artificial behavior
convivial
sociable/jovial/festive
ascertain
find out for sure
cynical
skeptical of man's goodness and sincerity/sarcastic
punctilious
precise/formal
labyrinth
maze
disconcerting
confusing
sinister
evil/malicious/harmful/ominous
abstracted
preoccupied/consider in general terms/ take away/ steal
juxtaposition
side-by-side placement
fluctuate
vary
vestige
of the past/ a trace of something no longer existing
distraught
upset/ agitated/ deranged/ perplexed/ bewildered
abortive
unsuccessful/ fail to develop
defunct
no longer exisiting/ dead
simultaneous
occurring/ operating/ or existing at the same time
turbulent
agitated/ disturbing
turgid
swollen or distended, as from a fluid/ bloated
contingency
an event that may occur but that is not likely or intended/ a possibility
profusion
the state of being profuse/ abundance/ lavish or unrestrained expense
oblivion
condition or quality of being completely forgotten
saunter
a leisurely walk or stroll
dilatory
tending to postpone or delay
affront
to insult intentionally, especially openly
abyss
bottomless pit
inviolate
not violated or profaned/ intact
intermittent
occurring @ periodic intervals
presumptuous
going beyond what is right or proper/excessively forward
formidable
arousing fear, dread, or alarm
incessant
without stopping
ravenously
extremely hungry/ voracious
pervaded
to cause to be filled, as with a particular mood or tone/ spread throughout
corroborate
confirm
garrulous
given to excessive and often trivial or rambling talk/ riresomely talkative
amorphous
lacking definite form/ shapeless
holocaust
complete destruction