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effectual - able to produce a desired effect; valid
adjourn - suspend until a later time; move from one place to another
surpass - exceed
simile - comparison of one thing with another, using the word like or as
unrequited - not requited; not reciprocated; Ex. unrequited love
knell - tolling of a bell especially to indicate a funeral, disaster, etc.; sound of the funeral bell; V.
bucolic - rustic; pastoral
decadence - decay; fall to a lower level (of morality, civilization, or art); ADJ. decadent
presentiment - premonition; foreboding; feeling something will happen; anticipatory fear
carnal - fleshly; sensual; concerning the desires of the body