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prepossessing - attractive; CF. preoccupying ?
ligneous - like wood
slapdash - hasty and careless; haphazard; sloppy(carelessly done)
turbulence - state of violent agitation; ADJ. turbulent: violently agitated or disturbed
arcane - esoteric; secret; mysterious; known only to the initiated; Ex. arcane ritual; Ex. arcane process closed to the uninitiated listener
drivel - nonsense; foolishness; V: talk nonsense
harbinger - forerunner (which foreshadows what is to come)
commiserate - feel or express pity or sympathy for
sublimate - refine; purify; replace (natural urges) with socially acceptable activities; change between a solid state and a gaseous state
simian - monkeylike; N: ape or monkey