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saturnine - morose; gloomy; Ex. Do not be misled by his saturnine countenance.
untoward - unexpected and adverse; unfortunate or unlucky; Ex. untoward encounter
skirmish - minor fight; minor battle in war; V.
straggle - stray or fall behind (a main group); spread out in a scattered group; Ex. straggling marathon racer; Ex. straggling branch
leery - (of someone) suspicious; wary; cautious
blandishment - flattery
parvenu - upstart; newly rich person
bewitch - cast a spell over; captivate completely
acerbity - bitterness of speech and temper; ADJ. acerbic: bitter; acrid (in taste, manner, or tone)
funereal - sad; solemn; suitable for a funeral