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riveting - holding one's attention; absorbing; engrossing
suitor - man who is courting a woman
amiss - wrong; faulty; Ex. something amiss; ADV.
atrophy - wasting away; V: weaken and lose flesh and muscle (through lack of blood or lack of use)
convert - one who has adopted a different religion or opinion; V: change into another form; (persuade to) adopt a particular religion or belief
abscond - depart secretly and hide
commune - small (often rural) community whose members share work and income; V: exchange thoughts or feelings; Ex. commune with nature
semblance - outward appearance; guise; Ex. We called in the troops to bring a/some semblance of order to the city.
placate - pacify; bring peace to; conciliate; appease
impart - grant a share of; make known; Ex. news to impart