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runic - mysterious; set down in an ancient alphabet; N. rune: one of the letters of an alphabet used by ancient Germanic peoples (cut on stone or wood); magic charm
dinghy - small boat (often ship's boat)
mottled - blotched in coloring; spotted; Ex. mottled face; V. mottle: mark with blotches of different colors
indeterminate - uncertain; not clearly fixed; indefinite
repulse - reject with rudeness or coldness (an offer or friendship); drive back (an enemy attack); CF. repulse $\neq$ cause repulsion
blunt - having a dull edge; abrupt and frank in speech or manner; brusque; V: make or become blunt
megalomania - mania for doing grandiose things; mental disorder characterized by delusions of wealth, power, or importance
figment - invention; something invented; imaginary thing; Ex. figment of your imagination
insurmountable - overwhelming; unbeatable; insuperable
impious - irreverent