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singular - being only one; individual; unique; extraordinary; odd; Ex. singular beauty/behavior
imperative - absolutely necessary; that must be done; critically important; expressing command; Ex. It is imperative that; N: something that must be done
crotchety - (of someone old) eccentric; odd; whimsical; bad-tempered; N. crotchet: odd or whimsical notion
rebuke - scold harshly; criticize severely
entrance - put under a spell(condition caused by magical power); carry away(fill with strong feeling) with emotion; put into a trance; fill with delight
compulsion - compelling; strong desire that is difficult to control; irresistible impulse
impending - nearing; approaching; about to happen
overthrow - topple; N.
retroactive - taking effect before its enactment (as a law) or imposition (as a tax); (of a law) having effect on the past as well as the future
reprobation - severe disapproval; CF. approbation