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seminal - related to seed or semen; germinal; creative; providing a basis for further development; influencing future developments; Ex. seminal research in a new field
somber - dark; gloomy; melancholy; depressing; CF. shadow
dilute - make (a liquid) less concentrated; reduce in strength; Ex. dilute the influence of the president
oracular - of an oracle; prophetic; uttered as if with divine authority; mysterious or ambiguous; hard to understand; N. oracle: wiser person; prophecy made by an oracle
charm - quality of pleasing; amulet; action or formula thought to have magical power; spell; V: attract; cast a spell on; bewitch
occult - mysterious; secret; supernatural; beyond human comprehension; CF. mysterious to human ?; OP. bare
unimpeachable - that cannot be impeached; beyond doubt or question; blameless and exemplary
archaic - antiquated; no longer used; belonging to the past; N.
flout - reject; mock; show contempt for; scorn; Ex. flout the rules
mire - entangle; stick in swampy ground; stick or sink in mire; N: bog; deep mud; Ex. sucked deeper into the mire