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Inscrutable
impossible to understand or interpret
Vicissitudes
quality or state of being changeable
Contrite
feeling or showing sorrow for a wrong that one has done
Tacit
unspoken (agreement)
Derisive
expressing contempt or ridicule
Effigy
sculpture of someone
Diffident
lack of self-confidence
Decorum
behavior in keeping with good taste and propriety
Impervious
not allowing entrance
Sanctity
the state or quality of being holy, sacred, or saintly
Illusive
deceptive; illusory
Theological
of or relating to either the study of god or holiness
Myopic
nearsighted
Truculent
aggressive
Inimical
tending to obstruct or harm
Pall
black cloud
Officious
assertive of authority in an annoyingly domineering way, especially with regard to petty or trivial matters
Acrid
smelling badly
Ebullience
the quality of being cheerful and full of energy; exuberance
Recrimination
an accusation in response to one from someone else