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distraught - upset; distracted by anxiety; very anxious and troubled almost to the point of madness; Ex. distraught with grief/worry
aplomb - poise; composure in difficult situations; assurance; self-confidence
subterfuge - stratagem(deceptive scheme); pretense; evasion; Ex. resort to a harmless subterfuge
occult - mysterious; secret; supernatural; beyond human comprehension; CF. mysterious to human ?; OP. bare
incendiary - arsonist; ADJ: causing fire; of arson; Ex. incendiary bomb
feature - distinctive part of the faces (as the eyes or mouth); features: overall appearance of the face; prominent or distinctive quality; prominent article; film; V: make prominent
unaccountable - unexplicable; impossible to account for; unreasonable or mysterious
glower - scowl; glare; look or stare angrily
preternatural - beyond what is normal in nature; supernatural; Ex. preternatural strength/forces
transpire - (of a fact) become known; be revealed; happen; give off (watery waste matter) through pores