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jocund - merry
preternatural - beyond what is normal in nature; supernatural; Ex. preternatural strength/forces
pachyderm - thick-skinned animal
wretch - miserable person; bad or despicable person; ADJ. wretched: miserable; bad; contemptible; vile
affirmation - positive assertion; confirmation; solemn pledge by one who refuses to take an oath; V. affirm; ADJ. affirmative; CF. affirmative action: positive discrimination
auroral - pertaining to the aurora borealis; CF. aurora australis
foment - stir up; incite; instigate; promote the growth of (something evil or unpleasant)
mutinous - unruly; rebellious; Ex. mutinous teenagers; N. mutiny: open rebellion; CF. mutineer
inopportune - untimely; inappropriate or ill-timed; poorly chosen
totem - animal, plant, or natural object serving as a symbol of a clan or family; representation of this; Ex. totem pole