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uncanny - strange; mysterious; Ex. uncanny knack
accretion - growth or increase in size by gradual addition; growth; increase; increase by natural growth; Ex. towers and other accretions of the castle; V. accrete
philatelist - stamp-collector; N. philately: stamp collecting
transpose - reverse the order or position of
wince - move back suddenly; shrink back; flinch; Ex. She winced as she touched the cold body.
seedy - run-down; decrepit; disreputable; having many seeds; Ex. seedy downtown hotel
stodgy - dull; stuffy; boringly conservative; Ex. stodgy book
susceptible - impressionable; easily influenced; sensitive; having little resistance as to a disease; likely to suffer; receptive to; capable of accepting; Ex. susceptible to persuasion/colds; Ex. The agreement is not susceptible of alteration; N. susceptibility
sublime - causing deep feelings of wonder, joy, respect, etc.; exalted; noble and uplifting; utter
complementary - serving to complete something