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luminous - shining (esp. in the dark); issuing light; Ex. luminous paint/road signs
obsessive - related to thinking about something constantly; of an obsession; preoccupying; N. obsession: compulsive preoccupation with a fixed idea; compulsive idea; V. obsess: preoccupy the mind of excessively
cohesion - tendency to keep together
malign - speak evil of; bad-mouth(criticize spitefully); defame; ADJ: harmful; Ex. malign influence
imprecation - curse; swearword
phenomena - observable facts; subjects of scientific investigation; SG. phenomenon: observable fact; very unusual person, thing, or event; marvel; wonder; CF. phenomenons; ADJ. phenomenal: very unusual; extraordinary; of a phenomenon; Ex. phenomenal strength
chagrin - annoyance and disappointment; vexation (caused by humiliation or injured pride)
stipulate - state as a necessary condition (of an agreement); make express conditions; specify; Ex. He stipulated payment in advance
dolorous - sorrowful; N. dolor
renegade - deserter; traitor; ADJ.