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purgatory - place of spiritual expiation; temporary state or place in which the souls must expiate their sins
funereal - sad; solemn; suitable for a funeral
tepid - lukewarm; slightly warm;
imperturbable - unshakably calm; placid
embody - give a bodily form to; incorporate; include
piebald - of different colors; mottled; spotted in different colors (esp. in black and white); Ex. piebald horse; CF. pie+bald
incommodious - not spacious; inconvenient
penury - extreme poverty; stinginess; ADJ. penurious: very poor; stingy
discourse - serious speech, writing, or conversation; formal discussion (either written or spoken); conversation; V.
scaffold - temporary platform for workers (to work at heights above the ground); bracing framework; platform for execution