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censor - (in ancient Rome) overseer of morals (also taking the census); person who eliminates inappropriate matter; V.
premonitory - serving to warn
ethereal - like a spirit or fairy; unearthly light; heavenly; unusually refined; Ex. She has an ethereal beauty; CF. ether: upper air
ravage - devastate; plunder; despoil; Ex. crops ravaged by storms
momentum - quantity of motion of a moving body; impetus; moving force
augment - increase; add to
vagabond - wanderer (without a permanent home); tramp
flamboyant - ornate; highly elaborate; richly colored; ostentatious; showy; CF. flame
turbid - (of a liquid) having the sediment disturbed; muddy; thick
foment - stir up; incite; instigate; promote the growth of (something evil or unpleasant)