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eerie - weird; causing fear because strange
brood - sit on in order to hatch; think deeply or worry anxiously; N: the young of certain animals; group of young birds hatched at one time
humor - indulge; comply with the wishes of; N. quality that makes something amusing; state of mind; mood; Ex. in a bad humor; Ex. out of humor
caldron - (cauldron) large kettle
nauseate - cause to become sick; fill with disgust; fill nausea
fictitious - imaginary; non-existent; purposely invented to deceive; untrue; Ex. fictitious name/boyfriend; CF. fictional
parley - conference (between opponents); CF. speak
coy - shy (flirtatiously); showing a (pretended) lack of self-confidence; modest; coquettish; CF. job offer
swindler - cheater
woe - great sorrow; deep inconsolable grief; affliction; suffering; Ex. financial woes