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elusive - evasive; not frank; baffling; hard to grasp, catch, or understand; V. elude: escape from; escape the understanding or grasp of; Ex. elude the hunter; Ex. His name eludes me.
generic - characteristic of an entire class or species; of a genus
corrode - destroy or wear away gradually by chemical action (over a long period)
emissary - agent (sent on a mission to represent another); messenger
remission - temporary moderation (of disease symptoms); remitting of a debt or punishment; cancelation of a debt; pardon; Ex. The disease went into remission; Ex. Christians pray for the remission of sins.
rabid - of or suffering rabies; like a fanatic; extremely zealous; furious; CF. rabies: hydrophobia
hew - cut to pieces with ax or sword; chop; N.
stupor - state of being stupefied; state of apathy; daze; lack of awareness
ominous - threatening; of an evil omen
deranged - insane