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raiment - clothing; garments; Ex. I have no raiment fit to wear.
avert - prevent; avoid; turn away (eyes or thought); Ex. An accident was averted by his quick thinking; Ex. She averted her eyes from the terrible sight.
egregious - notorious; conspicuously bad or shocking
leaven - add leaven to; cause to rise or grow lighter; enliven; N: agent, such as yeast, that causes dough to rise (by fermentation); element that lightens or enlivens
prone - inclined to; likely to (suffer); prostrate; lying with the front downward; Ex. prone to disease/make mistakes; Ex. accident-prone
billow - large wave of water; a great swell or surge (of smoke); V: surge, swell, roll in billows
impervious - impenetrable; incapable of being damaged or distressed; incapable of being affected (in one's opinions); Ex. impervious to water/criticism
epistemologist - philosopher who studies the nature of knowledge; N. epistemology
prefigure - be a sign of; foreshadow
enliven - make lively or spirited; animate