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abash - embarrass
foreboding - premonition of evil; feeling of coming evil; V. forebode: be a warning of (something unpleasant)
exalt - raise in rank or dignity; praise highly; inspire; Ex. exalt the imagination; ADJ. exalted; N. exaltation
inert - inactive; lacking power to move; unable to move or act; Ex. chemically inert; N. inertia: state of being inert; force which keeps a thing in the position or state
annex - attach; add to a large thing; take possession of; incorporate (territory) into a larger existing political unit (by force); N: building added to a large one
cavil - quibble; make frivolous objections; find fault unnecessarily
philatelist - stamp-collector; N. philately: stamp collecting
finite - limited
prophetic - of a prophet or prophecy; having to do with predicting the future; N. prophecy; V. prophesy; N. prophet
sonic - of sound or its speed in air; CF. subsonic, supersonic