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primordial - existing at the beginning (of time); rudimentary
extant - (of something written or painted) still in existence
pervasive - spread throughout; V. pervade: (of smells, ideas, feelings) spread throughout; charge; permeate
bliss - complete happiness; ADJ. blissful
bowdlerize - expurgate; CF. Thomas Bowdler
lurid - wild; sensational; graphic; gruesome; horrible; Ex. lurid details of the murder
draconian - extremely severe; Ex. draconian punishment; CF. Draco: Athenian politician
abash - embarrass
satyr - half-human, half-bestial being in the court of Dionysus (resembling a goat), portrayed as wanton(unrestrained) and cunning; lecher; CF. faun; CF. goat: lecherous man
cryptic - mysterious; hidden; secret