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apocalyptic
-affording a revelation or prophecy
-pertaining to the Apocalypse or biblical book or Revelation
-predicting or presaging imminent disaster and total or universal destruction
cascade
anything that resembles a waterfall, esp. in seeming to flow or fall in abundance
cogitation
-thoughful consideration; meditation
-a serious though; a carefully considered reflecton
anomalous
-deviating from the normal or common order, form or rule
-equivocal, as in classification or nature
teetotaler
-one who abstainds from drinking alcohol completely
Clairvoyance
the ability to percieve things that are not in sight or that cannot be seen
antiquated
continued from, resembling, or adhering to the past; old fashioned (house of spirits p. 307)
peripatetic
-walking about or from place to place; traveling on foot
-one who walks from place to place; an itinerant (house of spirits 210)
Soporific
-causing or tending to cause sleep
-something that causes sleep, as a medicine or drug
perverse
willfully determined or disposed to go counter to what is expected or desired; contrary
alcove
recess or class room adjacent to or opening out of a room: a dining alcove
Virulent
intensely bitter, or malicious: a virulent attack
Orison
prayer or supplication "for hareton Eearnshaw was muttering his orisons, sotto voice, in a a series of cures directed against every object he touched" (24
Pendant
-hanging or suspended
-overhanging; jutting; projecting
-undecided; undetermined; pending
"his pendant lips streaming with bloody slaver"
Reprobate
-a depraved, unprincipled or wicked person; a person rejected by god of salvation
-morally depraved; unprincipled; bad; rejected by god and beyond hope of salvation
-to disapprove, condemn, or consure (of god ) to reject (a person),
"he encouraged him to regard Hinkley as a reprobate"