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rile - irritate; vex; muddy
grudging - unwilling; reluctant; stingy(giving reluctantly)
baleful - evil; malignant in intent or effect; deadly; having a malign influence; portending evil; ominous; threatening; Ex. baleful look
evocative - tending to call up (emotions, memories)
imbue - saturate(soak thoroughly); fill; Ex. imbue someone with feelings
hackneyed - commonplace; trite
appellation - name; title
pediatrician - physician specializing in children's diseases; N. pediatrics
seamy - sordid; base; filthy; unwholesome; Ex. seamy side of city life
nebula - diffuse mass of interstellar dust or gas; galaxy