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slink - move furtively; ADJ. slinky: stealthy; furtive; sneaky (as in ambush)
musty - stale (in odor or taste); spoiled by age; CF. moist
emanate - issue forth; come out
relent - become less severe; give in(surrender); ADJ. relentless: unyielding; continuously severe
alimentary - supplying nourishment
semblance - outward appearance; guise; Ex. We called in the troops to bring a/some semblance of order to the city.
extirpate - root up; uproot; destroy completely
hallowed - blessed; consecrated; Ex. hallowed ground; V. hallow: set apart as holy
culpable - deserving blame; blameworthy
purported - alleged; claimed; reputed or rumored; Ex. purported Satanists