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askew - crookedly; slanted; at an angle
apocalyptic - prophetic; pertaining to revelations especially of disaster; N. apocalypse
misapprehension - error; misunderstanding; V. misapprehend
sentinel - sentry; lookout
retinue - following; attendants
suppliant - entreating; beseeching; N.
modicum - limited quantity; small amount; Ex. He does not have a modicum of sense; CF. moderate
phenomena - observable facts; subjects of scientific investigation; SG. phenomenon: observable fact; very unusual person, thing, or event; marvel; wonder; CF. phenomenons; ADJ. phenomenal: very unusual; extraordinary; of a phenomenon; Ex. phenomenal strength
flay - strip off skin; plunder; remove the skin from; criticize harshly
metrical - metric; written in the form of poetry; Ex. metrical translation of Homer