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lugubrious - mournful; sorrowful
contraband - illegal trade; smuggling; smuggled goods; ADJ.
repugnance - disgust; strong dislike; loathing; ADJ. repugnant: arousing disgust; repulsive
preclude - make impossible; prevent; exclude; eliminate
infiltrate - pass into or through; penetrate or enter (an organization) sneakily; Ex. infiltrate the troops into enemy territory; CF. infiltrator
antidote - remedy to counteract a poison or disease; Ex. antidote to the economic troubles
evocative - tending to call up (emotions, memories)
amenities - convenient features that helps to make life pleasant; social courtesies
sportive - playful; frolicsome; merry; CF. sport: play or frolic; CF. sportsmanlike
itinerant - wandering; traveling from place to place (to perform work); Ex. itinerant preacher