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beatific
blissful
beatific
rendering or making blessed
behemoth
a creature of enormous size, power or appearance
blandishment
anything designed to flatter or coax
blandishment
sweet talk, apple-polishing
cacophonous
harsh-sounding, raucous, discordant, dissonant
chicanery
trickery, deceptive practice or tactics, double-dealing
consign
to give over to another's care, charge, or control
consign
to entrust, deliver,
consign
to set apart for special use
coup
a highly succesive stroke, masterstroke, tour de force, act, plan, or stratagem
coup
a sudden takeover of power or leadership
euphemism
a mild or inoffensive expression in place of a harsh or unpleasant one
euphemism
a substitute
febrile
feverish
febrile
pertaining to or makred by fever
febrile
frenetic
gainsay
to deny, contradict, controvert
gainsay
to dispute, oppose
imminent
about to happen, threatening
innate
natural, inorn, inherent
innate
built-in
loath
unwilling, reluctant, disinclined
manifest
clear, evident to the eyes or mind
manifest
to show plainly, exhibit, evince
manifest
a list of cargo and/or passengers
minutiae
small or trivial details, trifling matters
moratorium
a suspension of activity
moratorium
an official waiting period
moratorium
an authorized period of delay
nostrum
an alleged cure-all
nostrum
a remedy or scheme of questionable effectiveness
pariah
one who is rejected by a social group or organization
visionary
not practical, lacking in realism
visionary
having the nature of a fantasy or dream
visionary
one given to far-fetched ideas
visionary
a dreamer or seer characterized by vision or foresight
wizened
dry, shrunken and wrinkled (often as a result of aging)