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ensconced
ensconced - settled comfortably in place
pervading
pervading - spreading throughout
haggard
haggard - looking worn out from worry or pain
clandestinely
clandestinely- in a secret way
prone
prone (adj) - lying flat.
edifice
edifice (noun) - building
discordant
discordant (adj) - harsh.
averted
averted - turned away; turned to the side
accoutrements
accoutrements - equipment; outfit
covet
covet (verb) - desire, long for.
rumpled
rumpled (adj) - crushed, crumpled.
vagrant
vagrant - one who wanders from place to place without a home or apparent means of support
accosted
accosted (verb) - to step forward and speak to someone first
condescend
condescend (verb) - to deal willingly with people who one believes are inferior
dupes
dupes (noun) - people who are easily fooled or tricked
obliged
obliged (verb) - required.
lugubrious
lugubrious - very sad or mournful
wended
wended (verb) - went, traveled.
reprimand
reprimand (verb) - a strong scolding
reproached
reproached (verb) - scolded.
dilapidated
dilapidated (adj) - falling apart; run down.
fetters
fetters - chains or other bindings
mused
mused (verb) - reflected, mull over, daydream.
intrepid
intrepid (adj) - fearless
venerable

venerable (adj) - honorable; deserving of respect
partiality
partiality (noun) - fondness.
homage
homage (noun) - great respect
alacrity
alacrity (noun) - enthusiasm; speed.
desolate
desolate (adj) - lonely.
remorse
remorse - deep regret for having done something wrong.
balefully
balefully - deadly; full of harm and destruction
grisly
grisly - frightful; horrible
audacious
audacious (adj) - bold
miscreant
miscreant - villain; lawless, evil person
evanescent
evanescent (adj) - gradually disappearing.
pathos
pathos (noun) - sadness; pitiable condition
odious
odious (adj) - very unpleasant; offensive; hateful
inspiration
inspiration (noun) - idea.
profound
profound - very great; deeply felt
altered
altered (verb) - changed.
animosity
animosity (noun) - strong dislike or hostility
substantial
substantial (adj) - large, sizable, considerable.
furtive
furtive (adj) - secret; sly
harassed
harassed - annoyed by repeated attacks; tormented repeatedly
mulatto
mulatto (noun) - a person having only one white or black parent.
premature
premature - too early; before the right time
melancholy
melancholy (noun) - sadness.
reposeful
reposeful (adj) - restful.
consent
consent (verb) - agree, say yes.
surveyed
surveyed (verb) - examined, looked over.
adamantine
adamantine (adj) - very set; unmoveable: rigidly firm.
circumstantial
circumstantial (adj)- incidental; dependent on circumstances.
skylarking
skylarking (verb) - frolic; playing games.
ponderously
ponderously (adv) - heavily.
stately
stately (adv) - grand, lordly, majestic.
means
means (noun) - wealth; finances.
contemplate
contemplate (verb) - think about
constituted
constituted (verb) - made up.
perplexed
perplexed (verb) - puzzled.
resurrected
resurrected (verb) - raised up
diplomacy
diplomacy (noun) - skill in dealing with people
endowed
endowed (verb) - given; gifted with.
kindlings
kindlings (noun) - small bits of wood used to start a fire.
enterprises
enterprises (noun) - adventures.
sagacity
sagacity (noun) - good judgment.
resolution
resolution (noun) - determination.
citified
citified (adj) - like a city person; having urban ways
vulgar
vulgar (adj) - common; not refined or proper.
astride
astride (adv) - with one leg on each side.
vitals
vitals (noun) - vital parts, guts.
glowering
glowering (verb) - staring angrily.
sidling
sidling (verb) - moving sideways.
derision
derision (noun) - scorn; ridicule.