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hermitage - home of a hermit
ancillary - serving as an aid or accessory; auxiliary; N.
hypochondriac - person unduly worried about his health; worrier without cause about illness; ADJ. CF. hypochondria: neurosis that one is or is becoming ill; CF. abdomen
ravage - devastate; plunder; despoil; Ex. crops ravaged by storms
harrowing - agonizing; distressing; traumatic; V. harrow: break up and level (soil) with a harrow; inflict great distress on; agonize; N: farming machine to break up the earth
jaunty - cheerful and pleased with life; lighthearted; animated; easy and carefree; dapper in appearance; Ex. jaunty person/hat
sepulcher - tomb; V: place in a sepulcher; ADJ. sepulchral
consonant - harmonious; in agreement; N.
tangible - able to be touched; real; concrete; palpable; possible to realize or understand; Ex. tangible proof
exceptionable - objectionable; likely to cause dislike; offensive; CF. unexceptionable: entirely acceptable