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shinnied
(verb) to climb by shinning
ominous
(adj.) Menacing, threatning of or being an omen, especially an evil one
linotype
(noun) A trademark used for a machine that sets type on a metal slug, operated by a keyboard
ecclesiastical
(adj.) of or relating to a church
Appropriate to a church or to use in church
succinct
(adj.)characterized by clear, precise expression in a few words
acquiescence
(noun) passive assent or agreement without protest
formidable
(adj.) arrousing fear, dread , or alarm
elucidate
(verb) to make clear or plain, especially by explanation, clarify
eccentricities
(noun) deviation from the normal, expected, or established
The quality of being eccentric
Amiable
(adj.) Friendly, likable, good-natured
acrimonious
(adj.) bitter and sharp in language or tone
compacently
(adj.) eager to plaese
self-satisfied, unconcerned