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tinge - give a slight degree of a color or quality to; N: slight degree of a color or quality; Ex. tinged with grey/jealousy
botch - mismanage; blow
necromancy - black magic; sorcery; dealings with the dead; art that professes to communicate with the spirits of the dead so as to predict the future; CF. necromancer; CF. necro+divination; CF. necro-: death; Ex. necropolis
rickety - (of buildings) likely to break or fall apart; of rickets; CF. rickets; CF. vitamin D
indelible - not able to be erased
solitude - state of being alone; seclusion; ADJ. solitary: existing or living alone (esp. by choice); remote or secluded; single; sole; Ex. solitary life/inn; Ex. no solitary piece of proof
deflect - turn aside; turn away from a straight course
anticlimax - letdown in thought or emotion; something unexciting, ordinary, or disappointing coming after something important or exciting
carnage - destruction of life; slaughter; killing of large numbers of people or animals
purport - intention; purpose; meaning; V: claim; profess; Ex. order which purports to be signed by the general