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simper - smirk; smile in a silly way; smile affectedly
contempt - scorn; disdain; ADJ. contemptuous; CF. contemptible
hideous - repulsive to the sight; ugly; repugnant; Ex. hideous face/scream
enrapture - please intensely; fill with rapture and delight
propellant - (propellent) substance which propels or drives forward (such as an explosive charge or a rocket fuel)
vulgar - of the common people; deficient in refinement; not refined; coarse; Ex. vulgar display of wealth; N. vulgarism: vulgarity; crudely indecent word; CF. vulgarian: vulgar person; boor; lout
disarray - state of disorder; a disorderly or untidy state; Ex. with her clothes in disarray
belittle - disparage; depreciate
evocative - tending to call up (emotions, memories)
eerie - weird; causing fear because strange