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hallucination - delusion; false idea; false perception of objects with a compelling sense of their reality; objects so perceived; V. hallucinate; ADJ. hallucinatory
chasten - discipline; punish in order to correct; CF. castigate
unwieldy - awkward (to carry or move); cumbersome; unmanageable
requisite - necessary requirement; something required; ADJ: required; necessary
parallel - similar; analogous; corresponding; N: parallel line; person or thing that is parallel (to another); similarity; Ex. know of no parallel to the case; Ex. without parallel; V: be similar to; make parallel; Ex. Your experience parallels mine; CF. unparalleled
vacillate - waver (in opinion); fluctuate; sway to and fro; N. vacillation
bleak - cold or cheerless; frigid; unlikely to be favorable; depressing
tantamount - equivalent in effect or value; Ex. This invasion is tantamount to a declaration of war; CF. amount
rotund - (of a person) fat and round
unfeigned - genuine; real