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stupor - state of being stupefied; state of apathy; daze; lack of awareness
clarion - shrill, trumpetlike sound; kind of trumpet used in former times
lionize - treat (a person) as a celebrity
disconsolate - hopelessly sad (at the loss of something)
leeway - room to move; margin; latitude; Ex. leeway for the deadline
burlesque - give an imitation that ridicules; imitate mockingly
apocalyptic - prophetic; pertaining to revelations especially of disaster; N. apocalypse
martial - warlike; of war; Ex. martial art/law
volition - act of using one's will; act of making a conscious choice; Ex. She selected this dress of her own volition.
dour - sullen; gloomy; stubborn