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precinct - division of a city for election or police purposes; precincts: space that surrounds a building; Ex. precincts of the college
idyll - (idyl) short poem idealizing rural life; simple happy period of life (in the country); scene from such a time; Ex. idyll of two young lovers
grueling - exhausting; Ex. grueling marathon race
forthright - straightforward; direct; frank
humdrum - dull; monotonous
grotesque - fantastic; comically hideous; strange and unnatural (causing fear or amusement)
runic - mysterious; set down in an ancient alphabet; N. rune: one of the letters of an alphabet used by ancient Germanic peoples (cut on stone or wood); magic charm
bestial - beastlike; brutal; inhuman; very cruel
exempt - not subject to a duty or obligation; free from a duty; V.
marshal - put in order; guide ceremoniously to the correct place; Ex. marshal the children into the museum; N: military officer; official