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incontinent - lacking self-restraint; not continent; licentious
woeful - sad; (of something bad) deplorable; deplorably bad; Ex. woeful housing conditions
concomitant - that which accompanies; Ex. Deafnes is a frequent concommitant of old age; ADJ: existing or happening together with something else
rectify - set right; correct; CF. rect-: right
prelude - introduction; introductory performance or event; forerunner
ratiocination - reasoning; act of drawing conclusions from premises; V. ratiocinate: reason logically
ineffable - unutterable; not to be uttered; taboo; that cannot be expressed in speech; indescribable; unspeakable; inexpressible; Ex. ineffable name/joy
vitriolic - causing sharp pain to the mind; caustic; corrosive; sarcastic; of vitriol; N. vitriol: sulphuric acid (which burns flesh deeply); bitterly abusive expression; caustic expression; CF. glass
apprehensive - fearful; discerning
mural - wall painting