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::: bode - foreshadow; portend
::: glitter - shine brightly with flashing points of light; Ex. glittering diamond ring; N: sparkling light; attractiveness; glamor; Ex. glitter of the sun on the waves
::: ubiquitous - being everywhere; omnipresent; N. ubiquity
::: contrive - invent or fabricate in a clever way (by improvisation); manage; Ex. contrive to attract his attention
::: ennui - boredom; listlessness and dissatisfaction resulting from lack of interest; CF. annoy
::: perfidious - treacherous; disloyal; N. perfidy: treachery
::: forthcoming - happening in the near future; ready; willing to help; Ex. No answer was forthcoming.
::: anneal - reduce brittleness and improve toughness by heating and cooling (metal or glass)
::: visionary - produced by imagination; fanciful; mystical; showing foresight; N: one having foresight; one given to speculative impractical ideas
::: harrowing - agonizing; distressing; traumatic; V. harrow: break up and level (soil) with a harrow; inflict great distress on; agonize; N: farming machine to break up the earth