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raspy - making a harsh noise; grating; harsh
buffoon - stupid person; clown
incantation - singing or chanting of magic spells; magical formula; (the saying of) words used in magic; CF. enchant
inviolable - secure from corruption, attack, or violation(or profanation); unassailable; Ex. inviolable oath/rights; N. inviolability
elliptical - elliptic; oval; of an ellipse; containing an ellipsis; ambiguous either purposely or because key words have been left out
array - marshal; draw up in order; arrange in order; clothe splendidly; adorn; N: fine clothes; ordered group; Ex. in battle array
tycoon - wealthy and powerful businessperson; wealthy leader; magnate; Ex. business tycoon
asperity - sharpness; roughness; severity (of temper or weather); Ex. asperities of a Russian winter
respite - time for rest; interval of relief; delay in punishment; reprieve
resentment - indignation; bitterness; displeasure; V. resent: feel anger about