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baleful - evil; malignant in intent or effect; deadly; having a malign influence; portending evil; ominous; threatening; Ex. baleful look
muggy - (of weather) warm and damp
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
pendulous - hanging; suspended
dirge - funeral song; slow mournful piece of music (sung over a dead person)
centigrade - denoting a widely used temperature scale (basically same as Celsius)
niggardly - meanly stingy; parsimonious; N. niggard: stingy person
tipple - drink (alcoholic beverages) frequently; N: alcoholic drink
perturb - disturb greatly
inasmuch_as - since; owing to the fact that