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gust - strong abrupt rush of wind; V. CF. bluster
perigee - point of moon's orbit when it is nearest the earth; CF. apogee
occult - mysterious; secret; supernatural; beyond human comprehension; CF. mysterious to human ?; OP. bare
bedraggle - wet thoroughly; ADJ. bedraggled: draggled
machinations - evil schemes or plots; schemes or plots to achieve an evil end; V. machinate
implore - beg
belabor - harp on; dwell on tediously; explain or go over excessively or to a ridiculous degree; assail verbally; beat severely; attack physically
fanciful - whimsical; visionary; imaginary; produced by imagination; Ex. fanciful scheme
recount - narrate or tell (a story); count over again
maul - handle roughly; batter; injure by beating; Ex. mauled by his overexcited fans; N: heavy long-handled hammer