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::: privy - secret; hidden; not public; made a participant in something secret; Ex. privy chamber government; Ex. be privy to a discussion; CF. private
::: chuckle - laugh quietly
::: autocratic - having absolute unchecked power; dictatorial; N. autocrat, autocracy
::: forlorn - sad and lonely; wretched; desolate
::: riveting - holding one's attention; absorbing; engrossing
::: viscous - (of a liquid) thick and sticky; gluey; viscid; CF. consistency
::: crypt - secret recess or vault usually used for burial; underground room (under a church)
::: snivel - complain or whine tearfully; run at the nose; snuffle; Ex. Don't come back sniveling to me.
::: lexicographer - compiler of a dictionary; CF. lexicography: work of compiling a dictionary
::: pluck - courage; V: pull off or out; pull out the hair or feathers of; ADJ. plucky: courageous; brave