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::: resound - (of a place) be filled with sound; (of a sound) sound loudly; sound back; echo; Ex. hall resounded with laughter
::: slink - move furtively; ADJ. slinky: stealthy; furtive; sneaky (as in ambush)
::: compelling - overpowering; irresistible in effect; holding one's attention; that compels one to do something; Ex. a compelling adventure story; V. compel
::: anguish - acute pain; extreme suffering
::: funereal - sad; solemn; suitable for a funeral
::: fuddle - make stupid or confused as with alcholic drink; N. in a fuddle: confused
::: injurious - harmful; causing injury
::: hortatory - encouraging; exhortive; marked by exhortation; CF. exhort
::: venal - capable of being bribed; corrupt; CF. vernal
::: astringent - binding; causing contraction (stopping bleeding); harsh or severe; stringent; Ex. astringent criticism