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cryptic - mysterious; hidden; secret
ramshackle - (of a building or vehicle) poorly constructed; rickety; falling apart
liaison - contact that keeps parties in communication; communication between groups; one that maintains communication; go-between; secret love affair; V. liaise: keep a connection
soporific - sleep-causing; marked by sleepiness; drowsy
metropolis - large city
haggard - wasted away; gaunt; Ex. haggard faces of the rescued miners
infamous - notoriously bad; notorious; well known for being bad; Ex. infamous behavior; N: infamy: infamous act; evil fame or reputation
terse - concise; abrupt; pithy
gastronomy - art and science of preparing and serving good food; CF. gastronome
submerge - place under water; dip; go under water; cover completely (as with water); Ex. submerged in work