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feeble
lacking physical strength
convalescence
gradual healing
contentious
argumentative; quarrelsome
bleakly
dreary
loomed
coming into view
sedate
somber in manner
specters
ghosts
tacit
understood or implied without being stated openly
nondescript
lacking features
abstracted
lost in thought
anguish
strong feeling or misery
chronic
being long-lasting
conventional
conforming to accepted standards; traditional
compelling
forceful; demanding
encroach
to trespass, intrude
formidable
hard to do; overcome
grave
very important
inane
silly; foolish
indulgent
inclined to give in easily
insidious
treacherous; spreading harmfully
inured
become accustomed to something painful or difficult
novel
very new
prevail
win out; be greater in strength
venerable
profoundly honored; worthy of respect due to age
verbose
using an excessive # of words
conformity
accepting standards
eloquent
stirring in speech
exhort
to strongly urge
gullible
naive; easily tricked
idosyncratic
have a peculiar characteristic or mannerism
immersion
wetting by submerging it
implausibility
unlikeliness; unbelievablilty
incoherent
unclear or difficult to understand
indignant
angry; unfair or wrong
infinitesimal
infinitely
insidious
intending to trick, lie, or trap
inveigle
evil; trickery
invoke
call forth
opulent
rich and superior
preeminent
superior to others
rhetorical
question without expecting an answer
sinecure
position that requires little of no work
sultryness
humidity; heat
transcendence
being or existence above or beyond; materials experience
culminating
ending
conformity
accepting standards
eloquent
stirring in speech
exhort
to strongly urge
gullible
naive; easily tricked
immersion
wetting by submerging it
implauisbility
unlikeliness; unbelievablilty
incoherent
unclear or difficult to understand
indignant
angry; unfair or wrong
infinitesimal
infinitely