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perdition - damnation; complete ruin; hell
primogeniture - seniority by birth; state of being the first-born child; right of the eldest child (to inherit the entire property of one or both parents)
foreshadow - give an indication beforehand; be a sign of (what is coming); portend; prefigure
growl - low, guttural, menacing sound (as of a dog)
comely - attractive; agreeable; having a pleasing appearance
holster - leather pistol case (that hangs on a belt around the waist)
idyll - (idyl) short poem idealizing rural life; simple happy period of life (in the country); scene from such a time; Ex. idyll of two young lovers
inclined - tending or leaning toward; bent; V. incline: slant; dispose; be disposed; tend
viscous - (of a liquid) thick and sticky; gluey; viscid; CF. consistency
forthright - straightforward; direct; frank