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plausible
(adj.) appearing true, reasonable, or fair.
volatile
(adj.)highly changeable, fickly; tending to become violent or explosive; changing readily from the liquid to the gaseous state.
Plebeian
(adj.) common, vulgar, belonging to lower class (n) a common person, member of the lower class.
prodigal
(adj.) wastefully extravagant,; lavishly or generously abundant; (n.) one who is wasteful and seld-indulgent.
disdain
(v.) to look upon with scorn; to refuse scornfully; (n.) a feeling of contempt.
Aghast
(adj.) Filled with amazement, disgust, fear, or terror.
jurisdiction
(n.) an area of authority or control; the right to adminiter justice.
apparition
(n.)a ghost or ghostly figure; an unexplained or unusual appearance.
ample
(adj.) more than enough, large, spacious.
assert
(v.) to declare or state as truth, maintain or defend, put forward forcefully.
indiscriminate
(adj.) without restraint or control; unselective.
sequel
(n.) that which follows, a result; a literary work or film continuing the story of one made earlier.
epitaph
(n.) a brief statement written on a tomb or gravestone.
cower
(v.) to crouch or shrink away from in fear or shame.
ethical
(adj.) having to do with morals, values, right and wrong; in accordance with standards of right conduct; requiring a prescription for purchase.
proximity
(n.) nearness, closeness.
inaudible
not able to be heard.
pulverize
(v.) to grind or pound to a powder or doust; to destory or oversome(as though by smashing into fragment)
intrigue
(n.) crafty dealings, underhanded plotting; (v.) to form and carry out plots; to puzzle or excite the curiosity.
facetious
(adj) humorous, not meant seriously.