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skulk - move furtively and secretly; Ex. He skulked through the less fashionable sections of the city.
despondent - without hope and courage; depressed; gloomy; N. despondency: loss of hope with gloom; dejection
gloat - express evil satisfaction; look at or think about with evil satisfaction; view malevolently; Ex. The thief gloated over the stolen jewels.
composure - mental calmness
wrath - anger; fury
resuscitate - revive; bring back to life or consciousness; Ex. resuscitate the drowned child
cathartic - purgative; medicine that causes the bowels to empty; ADJ.
admonish - warn or speak to with gentle disapproval; reprove
atavism - resemblance to remote ancestors rather than to parents; reversion to an earlier type; throwback; ADJ. atavistic
extrapolation - projection; conjecture; V. extrapolate: infer (unknown information) from known information