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auspicious - favoring success; giving signs of future success; Cf. auspices
comprise - include; consist of
supersede - replace; cause to be set aside; make obsolete; N. supersession
embroil - throw into confusion; involve in strife, dispute, or quarrel; entangle; CF. imbroglio
apocalyptic - prophetic; pertaining to revelations especially of disaster; N. apocalypse
contrite - penitent; repentant; N. contrition
acrid - bitter (to the taste or smell); sharp; bitterly pungent
aperture - opening; hole; adjustable opening in a camera that limits the amount of light
caucus - private meeting of a group of people in a political party to select officers or determine policy; CF. the Caucus club of Boston
emancipate - set free; liberate