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necromancy - black magic; sorcery; dealings with the dead; art that professes to communicate with the spirits of the dead so as to predict the future; CF. necromancer; CF. necro+divination; CF. necro-: death; Ex. necropolis
disputatious - argumentative; fond of argument
impoverish - make poor; deprive of natural strength or something important; Ex. impoverished soil
foible - small weakness of character; slight fault; CF. feeble
grumble - complain; mutter discontentedly; grouch; N.
coax - persuade by flattery
ecstasy - rapture; very strong feeling of joy and happiness; any overpowering emotion; ADJ. ecstatic: causing or experiencing ecstasy
redolent - odorous; fragrant; suggestive (of an odor); Ex. redolent of onions/mystery
compliant - readily acting in accordance with a rule, order, or the wishes or others; yielding; comforming to requirements
paragon - model of perfection; Ex. paragon of virtue