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glutton - someone who eats too much; ADJ. gluttonous: given to gluttony; greedy; CF. gluttony: habit of eating too much
solstice - point or time at which the sun is farthest from the equator
desultory - aimless; haphazard; digressing at random
turmoil - extreme confusion; great commotion and confusion; Ex. throw the country into turmoil
impalpable - imperceptible(not easily understood); intangible; OP. palpable: tangible; easily perceptible
ineffable - unutterable; not to be uttered; taboo; that cannot be expressed in speech; indescribable; unspeakable; inexpressible; Ex. ineffable name/joy
chary - cautious; unwilling to take risks; sparing or restrained about giving; OP. bold
potent - powerful; convincing; persuasive; greatly influential
loom - appear or take shape (usually in an enlarged, indistinct, or distorted form); Ex. The shadow of the gallows loomed threateningly. N: apparatus for making thread into cloth
unsightly - ugly; unpleasant to look at