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irksome - annoying; tedious; V. irk: annoy
baleful - evil; malignant in intent or effect; deadly; having a malign influence; portending evil; ominous; threatening; Ex. baleful look
macabre - gruesome; grisly; ghastly; CF. of death
unearth - dig up; discover (facts) by careful searching; Ex. He unearthed some secrets about her; OP. conceal
lank - long and thin; Ex. Lank, gaunt, Abraham Lincoln
rendezvous - meeting place; meeting at a set time or place; V.
secular - worldly; not pertaining to church matters or religion; temporal
raconteur - story-teller; one who tells stories with wit and skill
drama - prose or verse composition to be performed by actors; play; exciting and unusual situation
bargain - agreement between two groups or people; something for sale at a price advantageous to the buyer; V: negotiate; trade; Ex. bargaining power