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leery - (of someone) suspicious; wary; cautious
upbraid - reprimand; severely scold
halcyon - calm; peaceful; Ex. halcyon days
adage - wise saying; proverb
riveting - holding one's attention; absorbing; engrossing
somber - dark; gloomy; melancholy; depressing; CF. shadow
squelch - produce a splashing sound (when stepping through mud); crush; squash; CF.
stipple - paint or draw with dots or short strokes
canto - division of a long poem
bequeath - leave to someone by means of a will; hand down in his will; N. bequest