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propitious - favorable; auspicious; advantageous; fortunate; Ex. propitious day/sign
buffoonery - clowning
paucity - scarcity; dearth
levitate - rise and float in the air (especially by magical means); CF. light
impinge - infringe; encroach; influence; touch; collide with; Ex. The effects are impinging on every aspect of our lives.
evocative - tending to call up (emotions, memories)
cremate - incinerate (a corpse); N. crematory, crematorium
functional - made for practical use only (without decoration); functioning; Ex. functional modern furniture; CF. functionalism
precursor - forerunner; predecessor
frigid - intensely cold; cold in manner; Ex. frigid zone