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presentiment - premonition; foreboding; feeling something will happen; anticipatory fear
savory - pleasant in taste; tasty; pleasing, attractive, or agreeable; Ex. savory reputation
hoary - white with age
abeyance - suspended action
refraction - bending of a ray of light
mincing - affectedly dainty(delicate); V. mince: cut (esp. meat) into very small pieces; walk with exaggerated primness; walk in an unnatural way, taking little short steps; Ex. The actor minced across the stage; CF. mincemeat; CF. mincer
traverse - go through or across
provisional - tentative; temporary
tarry - linger; delay in starting or going; dawdle
revoke - cancel; retract; CF. irrevocable