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antediluvian - antiquated; extremely ancient
discompose - disturb the composure of; confuse
crypt - secret recess or vault usually used for burial; underground room (under a church)
suitor - man who is courting a woman
harry - harass, annoy, torment (by repeated attacks); raid
serrated - having a sawtoothed edge; Ex. serrated leaf
perspicacious - (of someone) having insight; penetrating; astute
appropriate - acquire; take possession of for one's own use without permission; set aside for a particular purpose; allocate; CF. misappropriate
effigy - dummy; likeness of a person made of wood, paper, or stone; Ex. burn an effigy of the President
didactic - (of speech or writing) intended to teach a moral lesson; teaching; instructional; N. didacticism