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penumbra - partial shadow (in an eclipse); CF. almost shadow
apocalyptic - prophetic; pertaining to revelations especially of disaster; N. apocalypse
derogatory - expressing a low opinion; disparaging; V. derogate: detract; disparage
egotism - tendency to speak or write of oneself excessively; conceit; self-importance
antidote - remedy to counteract a poison or disease; Ex. antidote to the economic troubles
scurry - move hastily; hurry; move briskly
bludgeon - club; heavy-headed weapon; V.
entrepreneur - businessperson (who assumes the risk of a business venture); contractor; ADJ. entrepreneurial
invective - abuse
reputable - respectable; having a good reputation