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empirical - based on experience
oblivion - obscurity; condition of being completely forgotten; forgetfulness
whelp - young animal (esp. of the dog or cat family); young wolf, dog, tiger, etc.
lionize - treat (a person) as a celebrity
stanch - stop or check flow of blood; Ex. stanch the gushing wound
noncommittal - neutral; refusing commitment to a particular opinion; unpledged; undecided
abstruse - obscure; profound; difficult to understand
discredit - defame; disgrace; destroy confidence in; disbelieve; N. CF. discreditable: causing discredit; shameful
sordid - filthy; foul; base; vile; Ex. sordid bed/story
impending - nearing; approaching; about to happen