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::: exhilarating - invigorating and refreshing; cheering; V. exhilarate: make cheerful and excited; Ex. exhilarated by the ride in the sports car
::: ineluctable - irresistible; not to be escaped; unavoidable
::: stentorian - (of the voice) extremely loud; CF. Stentor: a loud herald in the Iliad
::: astral - relating to the stars
::: cadaverous - like a corpse; pale
::: glacial - like a glacier; of an ice age; extremely cold; Ex. glacial epoch; CF. iceberg
::: astringent - binding; causing contraction (stopping bleeding); harsh or severe; stringent; Ex. astringent criticism
::: palpitate - throb; beat rapidly; flutter; tremble; Ex. Her heart began to palpitate.
::: retiring - shy and reserved (of a person); modest; Ex. her retiring personality
::: tribute - tax levied by a ruler; payment made by one nation to another in acknowledgment of submission; mark of respect (such as praise or gift); Ex. pay tribute to