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runic - mysterious; set down in an ancient alphabet; N. rune: one of the letters of an alphabet used by ancient Germanic peoples (cut on stone or wood); magic charm
handsome - large in quantity; generous; Ex. handsome reward
fraught - filled (with something unpleasant); full; Ex. fraught with danger and difficulties; CF. freight
malapropos - inappropriate; ADV.
disarray - state of disorder; a disorderly or untidy state; Ex. with her clothes in disarray
incident - event; event that causes a crisis
notch - V-shaped cut in a surface; V.
explicate - explain in detail; interpret; clarify; CF. explicable
foist - insert improperly; impose upon another by coercion; palm off; pass off as genuine or worthy; CF. fist
cherubic - angelic; innocent-looking; N. cherub; CF. seraph: winged angel of the highest order