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seemly - (of behavior) proper; appropriate
confluence - flowing together; the place where two rivers flow together; crowd; gathering together
appall - dismay; shock deeply
surreptitious - done secretly; secret; furtive; sneaky; hidden
parallel - similar; analogous; corresponding; N: parallel line; person or thing that is parallel (to another); similarity; Ex. know of no parallel to the case; Ex. without parallel; V: be similar to; make parallel; Ex. Your experience parallels mine; CF. unparalleled
prattle - talk idly; babble; N. CF. prate
stigma - token of disgrace; brand; V. stigmatize: mark with a stigma; characterize as disgraceful
dilapidated - falling to pieces; in a bad condition; ruined because of neglect; Ex. dilapidated old car/castle; N. dilapidation
incursion - temporary invasion; CF. excursion: short journey
desolate - make desolate; forsake; abandon and desert