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::: compulsion - compelling; strong desire that is difficult to control; irresistible impulse
::: abominate - loathe; hate
::: diffuse - wordy; verbose; rambling; spread out (like a gas); V: spread out in all directions; disperse; N. diffusion; CF. suffuse
::: onslaught - vicious assault; fierce attack; Ex. unexpected onslaught of the enemy
::: tortuous - winding; full of curves; Ex. tortuous mountain road
::: recline - lie down
::: dearth - scarcity
::: stygian - unpleasantly dark; gloomy; hellish; deathly; CF. Styx: the chief river in the subterranean land of the dead
::: parable - short simple story teaching a moral
::: viscous - (of a liquid) thick and sticky; gluey; viscid; CF. consistency