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tinge - give a slight degree of a color or quality to; N: slight degree of a color or quality; Ex. tinged with grey/jealousy
emanate - issue forth; come out
generic - characteristic of an entire class or species; of a genus
invalid - one incapacitated(disabled) by a chronic illness; ADJ: incapacitated by illness; not valid; null; V: allow to leave (a military force) because of ill-health
shudder - shake uncontrollably; tremble; V.
brawn - human muscle; muscular strength; sturdiness
presage - foretell; be a warning or sign of; N: presentiment; foreboding; omen
atavism - resemblance to remote ancestors rather than to parents; reversion to an earlier type; throwback; ADJ. atavistic
shimmer - shine with a flickering light; glimmer intermittently; Ex. The moonlight shimmered on the water; N.
accretion - growth or increase in size by gradual addition; growth; increase; increase by natural growth; Ex. towers and other accretions of the castle; V. accrete