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hypnosis - induced sleeping state; ADJ. hypnotic; V. hypnotize
existential - pertaining to existence; pertaining to the philosophy of existentialism
ordeal - severe trial or affliction; difficult experience; trial(test of patience or endurance); affliction
accost - approach and speak first to a person
oblivion - obscurity; condition of being completely forgotten; forgetfulness
evanescent - fleeting; vanishing; soon disappearing; V. evanesce
refractory - unmanageable; disobedient and stubborn; Ex. refractory horse
arid - (of land) dry; barren; unproductive
appease - pacify or soothe; Ex. appease a crying baby; N. appeasement
rhapsody - excessively enthusiastic expression of feeling; musical composition of irregular form (as if made up as one plays it)