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