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incredulous
skeptical; disbelieving
prophetic
fore telling events as if by divine inspiration
environ
to encircling area; surroundings
recluse
a person who withdraws from the world to live in seclusion and often in solitude
superlative
of the highest order, quality, or degree
commensurable
measurable by a common standard
autogenous
produced from with-in; self-generating
humdrum
lacking variety or excitement; dull
remorseless
having no pity or compassion; merciless
ubiquitous
being or seeming to be everywhere at the same time
timorous
full of apprehensiveness; timid
apprehensive
anxious or fearful about the future; uneasy
expostulate
to reason earnestly with someone in an effort to dissuade or correct
premonition
to forsee the future
exploit
to take advantage of someone or something
zealous
motivated by a cause, idea or goal
clemency
a disposition to show mercy, expecially toward an offender or enemy
implore
to appeal to in supplication
cynical
scornful of the motives, virtue, or integrity of others
surreptitious
acting or marded with stealth