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physiognomy - face (as showing the character and the mind); art of judging human character from facial features
predator - predatory animal or bird; predatory person; creature that seizes and devours another animal; person who robs or exploits others; ADJ. predatory: living by preying on other organisms; plundering; N. predation
fancy - imagination (of a whimsical or fantastic nature); capricious liking; V: imagine; be fond of; ADJ. decorative; elaborate
inkling - hint; slight indication
inter - bury; N. interment
genteel - well-bred; elegant; striving to convey an appearance of refinement; Ex. genteel poverty
cognitive - having to do with knowing or perceiving related to the mental processes; N. cognition: the mental process of knowing
grotesque - fantastic; comically hideous; strange and unnatural (causing fear or amusement)
demoniac - (demoniacal) fiendish; cruel; N. demon: evil supernatural being; devil
incubus - burden; very worriying problem; mental care; nightmare; male devil; CF. succubus