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acuity - sharpness (of mind or senses of sight or hearing)
auroral - pertaining to the aurora borealis; CF. aurora australis
growl - low, guttural, menacing sound (as of a dog)
miscreant - wretch; wrongdoer; villain; Ex. kindness to the miscreant; CF. believe
permeable - that can be permeated; penetrable; porous; allowing liquids or gas to pass through; V. permeate: spread or flow throughout; charge
futile - useless; hopeless; ineffectual
gaunt - lean and angular; thin and bony; emaciated; barren
mirth - merriment; laughter
reverend - deserving reverence; N: priest
fractious - unruly; peevish; cranky; bad-tempered; Ex. fractious horse