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portend - foretell; presage; be a sign or warning of; N. portent: sign; omen; forewarning
grate - make a harsh noise; have an unpleasant effect; shred by rubbing against a rough surface; Ex. grated cheese N: framework of metal bars to hold fuel in a fireplace
lustrous - shining; brilliant; Ex. lustrous hair
sentient - capable of sensation and conscious; aware; sensitive; Ex. sentient creature; N. sentience
unrequited - not requited; not reciprocated; Ex. unrequited love
apposite - appropriate; fitting
obviate - make unnecessary; get rid of; Ex. obviate the need
disabuse - correct a false impression; undeceive; free from a wrong belief
torrent - rushing stream; flood; Ex. The rain fell in torrents.
omnipotent - all-powerful; having unlimited power