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stygian - unpleasantly dark; gloomy; hellish; deathly; CF. Styx: the chief river in the subterranean land of the dead
faculty - mental or bodily powers; teaching staff
attest - testify; bear witness
chaplain - clergyman attached to a chapel
despondent - without hope and courage; depressed; gloomy; N. despondency: loss of hope with gloom; dejection
indite - write; compose
sonorous - resonant; producing a full deep sound; producing sound
illicit - illegal
mediocre - ordinary; commonplace; neither good nor bad
wastrel - waster; profligate