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occult - mysterious; secret; supernatural; beyond human comprehension; CF. mysterious to human ?; OP. bare
vivid - (of light or color) bright and distinct; evoking lifelike mental images; Ex. vivid red hair/description
wrongheaded - stubbornly wrong
pacify - soothe; make calm or quiet; subdue; bring peace to
accrue - come to one as a gain; accumulate over time; come about by addition; Ex. benefits that accrue from scientific research; Ex. interest accruing in a bank account; N. accrual
accolade - award of merit; strong praise and approval
delta - flat plain of mud or sand between branches of a river
sullen - silently showing ill humor or resentment; dark; gloomy
apologist - one who writes in defense of a cause or institution; N. apologia
filibuster - block legislation or prevent action in a lawmaking body by making very slow long speeches; N; freebooter