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murky - dark and gloomy; thick with fog; vague; Ex. murky night/fog; N. murk: partial or complete darkness; gloom
viper - poisonous snake
citadel - fortress
compulsion - compelling; strong desire that is difficult to control; irresistible impulse
erroneous - mistaken; wrong; incorrect
impasse - predicament(dangerous condition) from which there is no escape; situation allowing for no further progress
diminution - lessening; reduction in size; V. diminish
halcyon - calm; peaceful; Ex. halcyon days
hireling - one who serves for hire (usually used contemptuously); one who works solely for compensation; Ex. hireling politician
execrable - very bad; detestable