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inkling - hint; slight indication
elliptical - elliptic; oval; of an ellipse; containing an ellipsis; ambiguous either purposely or because key words have been left out
harrowing - agonizing; distressing; traumatic; V. harrow: break up and level (soil) with a harrow; inflict great distress on; agonize; N: farming machine to break up the earth
vernal - pertaining to spring
clarion - shrill, trumpetlike sound; kind of trumpet used in former times
transparent - permitting light to pass through freely; easily detected; obvious; clear; Ex. transparent lie
vestige - trace; remains; Ex. vestiges of some ancient religion
disjointed - disconnected; lacking coherence; V. disjoint: disconnect; disjoin
detraction - slandering; aspersion; detracting; CF. detractor
epithet - word or phrase characteristically used to describe a person or thing; descriptive phrase to characterize a person (often contemptous)