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mischance - ill luck
derelict - negligent; (of someone) neglectful of duty; (of something) deserted by an owner; abandoned; N: abandoned property; homeless or vagrant person
disport - amuse; Ex. disport oneself; CF. divert
potentate - monarch; sovereign
intrude - put or force in without being asked; trespass; enter as an uninvited person; Ex. intrude one's own opinion into the report; CF. thrust in
sanguinary - bloody; with much bloodshed
smattering - slight knowledge; small scattered number or amount; Ex. smattering of German
transcendental - going beyond common thought or ideas; impossible to understand by practical experiences or practices; known only by studying thoughts or intuition; OP. empirical; CF. transcendentalism
conception - beginning; forming of an idea; fertilization; V. conceive: form an idea in the mind; devise; become pregnant; CF. inception
guileless - without deceit