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distant - reserved or aloof; cold in manner; Ex. distant greeting; ADV. distantly
poseur - person who pretends to be sophisticated, elegant, etc., to impress others; person who poses; CF. pose
discourse - serious speech, writing, or conversation; formal discussion (either written or spoken); conversation; V.
apothecary - druggist; pharmacist
accoutre - equip; N. accoutrement
artful - exhibiting art or skill; deceitful; cunning; CF. artifice
amplify - increase in size or effect; expand; broaden or clarify by expanding; intensify; make stronger; Ex. amplify one's remarks with a graph
enthrall - capture; enslave; captivate; hold the complete attention of (as if magic); hold spellbound
cataclysm - deluge; upheaval; earthquake; violent and sudden event or change
murky - dark and gloomy; thick with fog; vague; Ex. murky night/fog; N. murk: partial or complete darkness; gloom