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anathema - solemn curse; someone or something regarded as a curse; V. anathematize
scowl - frown angrily; N: angry frown
salient - prominent; projecting beyond a line; conspicuous; Ex. salient features
hindmost - furthest behind; farthest to the rear
solace - comfort in sorrow or trouble; consolation; V: comfort or console in time of sorrow or trouble
idyll - (idyl) short poem idealizing rural life; simple happy period of life (in the country); scene from such a time; Ex. idyll of two young lovers
lavish - liberal; wasteful; generous or wasteful in giving or using; abundant; profuse; great; Ex. decorated lavishly; V. give in abundance
carnal - fleshly; sensual; concerning the desires of the body
incursion - temporary invasion; CF. excursion: short journey
baroque - highly ornate