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quixotic - idealistic but impractical; CF. Don Quixote
superimpose - place over something else
unerringly - infallibly; ADJ. unerring: making no mistakes
pliant - flexible; easily influenced
perverse - purposely continuing to do something wrong; stubbornly wrongheaded; perverted; directed away from what is right; wicked and unacceptable; Ex. perverse satisfaction; Ex. Hannibal Lecter in a perverse mood; N. perversity
mystic - of hidden meaning and spiritual power; Ex. mystic ceremonies; N. CF. mysticism
muggy - (of weather) warm and damp
illusive - deceiving; based on illusion; causing illusion; deceptive
maculated - spotted; stained; CF. immaculate
knell - tolling of a bell especially to indicate a funeral, disaster, etc.; sound of the funeral bell; V.