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::: apocalyptic - prophetic; pertaining to revelations especially of disaster; N. apocalypse
::: stupor - state of being stupefied; state of apathy; daze; lack of awareness
::: haggard - wasted away; gaunt; Ex. haggard faces of the rescued miners
::: purgatory - place of spiritual expiation; temporary state or place in which the souls must expiate their sins
::: ennui - boredom; listlessness and dissatisfaction resulting from lack of interest; CF. annoy
::: prologue - introduction (to a poem or play)
::: covert - secret; hidden; implied; OP. overt
::: repository - storehouse
::: sustenance - sustaining; means of livelihood, support, food, nourishment; something that maintains life; food
::: foible - small weakness of character; slight fault; CF. feeble