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gape - open widely; open the mouth wide; stare wonderingly with the mouth open; CF. agape
adjoin - be next to
apathy - lack of caring; indifference; lack of concern or interest in important matters; Ex. He was sunk in apathy after his failure; ADJ. apathetic
indignation - anger at an injustice; Ex. righteous indignation; ADJ. indignant
machinations - evil schemes or plots; schemes or plots to achieve an evil end; V. machinate
seedy - run-down; decrepit; disreputable; having many seeds; Ex. seedy downtown hotel
vicissitude - change (esp. from good to bad); change of fortune; CF. the last emperor of China
incendiary - arsonist; ADJ: causing fire; of arson; Ex. incendiary bomb
cubicle - small chamber used for sleeping or work
amiss - wrong; faulty; Ex. something amiss; ADV.