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compartment - one of the parts into which an enclosed space is divided
gouge - tear out; cut out (as if with a gouge); Ex. gouge his eyes out; N: chisel for cutting out hollow areas in wood
foreboding - premonition of evil; feeling of coming evil; V. forebode: be a warning of (something unpleasant)
presentiment - premonition; foreboding; feeling something will happen; anticipatory fear
nuptial - related to marriage or the wedding ceremony; N. nuptials: wedding ceremony
scapegoat - someone who bears the blame for others; whipping boy; CF. escape+goat
runic - mysterious; set down in an ancient alphabet; N. rune: one of the letters of an alphabet used by ancient Germanic peoples (cut on stone or wood); magic charm
viper - poisonous snake
vehement - forceful; intensely emotional; with marked vigor; strong; N. vehemence
sentimental - swayed by sentiment; appealing to the sentiments