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primary - first in rank or importance; principal; earliest in time; Ex. primary stages; N. CF. first
pontifical - pertaining to a bishop or pope; pompous or pretentious; CF. pontiff: pope; bishop
incredulous - withholding belief; skeptical; showing disbelief
dowse - use a divining rod to search for underground water or minerals
dispense - distribute; prepare and give out (medicines); N. dispensation: dispensing; religious system; official exemption from an obligation or a rule
execrable - very bad; detestable
grudging - unwilling; reluctant; stingy(giving reluctantly)
imperious - domineering; too commanding; haughty; CF. imperial/emperor
legacy - gift made by a will; something handed down from an ancestor
tempestuous - stormy; violent; impassioned; N. tempest: violent storm