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resuscitate - revive; bring back to life or consciousness; Ex. resuscitate the drowned child
conclave - private secret meeting
foreshadow - give an indication beforehand; be a sign of (what is coming); portend; prefigure
converge - approach; tend to meet; come together
vulgar - of the common people; deficient in refinement; not refined; coarse; Ex. vulgar display of wealth; N. vulgarism: vulgarity; crudely indecent word; CF. vulgarian: vulgar person; boor; lout
execrate - curse; express abhorrence for; detest
repose - resting; state of being at rest; calmness; V: lie at rest; relax; put or place; Ex. repose our hopes in a single man
insinuate - hint; imply; suggest indirectly; creep in; introduce or insert (oneself) by artful means; Ex. insinuate himself into the boss's favor; CF. ingratiate
sprightly - lively
haunt - (of a spirit) visit (a place); come to mind continually; visit (a place) regularly; frequent; Ex. haunted house; Ex. haunted by his last words; N: place much frequented