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flick - light stroke as with a whip; V: move with a light quick blow; strike with a light quick blow (as from a whip); Ex. flick the switch
dirge - funeral song; slow mournful piece of music (sung over a dead person)
fortitude - bravery; courage; strength of mind
impale - pierce (with a sharp point); Ex. impaled by the spear
incident - event; event that causes a crisis
necromancy - black magic; sorcery; dealings with the dead; art that professes to communicate with the spirits of the dead so as to predict the future; CF. necromancer; CF. necro+divination; CF. necro-: death; Ex. necropolis
denounce - condemn; criticize; N. denunciation
migrant - changing its habitat; wandering; Ex. migrant birds/workers; N: one that migrates
malcontent - person dissatisfied with existing state of affairs; discontented person; ADJ: discontented
behemoth - huge creature; something of monstrous size or power