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crevice - crack; fissure
dowse - use a divining rod to search for underground water or minerals
credence - belief
protean - able to take on many forms; versatile; CF. Proteus: sea god to change his shape at will
compensatory - making up for; repaying
timidity - lack of self-confidence or courage
shambles - (place or scene of) complete disorder or ruin; wreck; mess; Ex. After the hurricane, the coast was a shambles.
drone - talk dully; buzz or murmur like a bee; N.
appall - dismay; shock deeply
lascivious - lustful