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compelling - overpowering; irresistible in effect; holding one's attention; that compels one to do something; Ex. a compelling adventure story; V. compel
brood - sit on in order to hatch; think deeply or worry anxiously; N: the young of certain animals; group of young birds hatched at one time
emolument - salary; payment for an office; compensation
reproach - blame (not angrily but sadly); express disapproval or disappointment; N. ADJ. reproachful
prominent - protruding(sticking out); conspicuous; notable; eminent
madrigal - pastoral song; song for several singers without instruments
saccharine - cloying sweet; characteristic of sugar or saccharin
unravel - disentangle; solve
clangor - loud resounding noise; sound of repeated clanging
nourishment - something that nourishes; food