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sodden - thoroughly soaked; dull or stupid as if from drink
fundamental - basic; primary; essential
malaise - uneasiness; vague feeling of ill health (without any particular pain or appearance of disease)
incantation - singing or chanting of magic spells; magical formula; (the saying of) words used in magic; CF. enchant
smattering - slight knowledge; small scattered number or amount; Ex. smattering of German
manifesto - public declaration of principles; statement of policy
forgo - (forego) give up; do without
meretricious - flashy; tawdry; attractive on the surface but of no real value; Ex. metericious argument/jewel; CF. prostitute
hermetic - concerning alchemy or magic; obscure and mysterious; occult
paramour - illicit lover