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portend - foretell; presage; be a sign or warning of; N. portent: sign; omen; forewarning
ingenious - marked by inventive skill; clever; resourceful; N. ingenuity
poultice - soothing application applied to sore and inflamed portions of the body
guile - deceit; duplicity; wiliness; cunning; Ex. persuade her by guile
raiment - clothing; garments; Ex. I have no raiment fit to wear.
feature - distinctive part of the faces (as the eyes or mouth); features: overall appearance of the face; prominent or distinctive quality; prominent article; film; V: make prominent
refute - disprove; prove to be false; N. refutation
wince - move back suddenly; shrink back; flinch; Ex. She winced as she touched the cold body.
impuissance - powerlessness; feebleness
glutinous - sticky; viscous; gluey