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Impotent

Powerless; lacking strength

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Imprecation

A curse

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Jocular

Humorous, lighthearted

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Juxtapose

To place side by side for comparison

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Kinetic

Pertaining to motion

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Kismet

Destiny; fate

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Knell

A sound made by a bell rung slowly at a death or funeral

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Labyrinth

A complicated network of winding passages

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Lachrymose

Tearful, weepy

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Laconic

Using few words

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Lambent

Softly bright or radiant

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Languid

Sluggish, drooping from weakness

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Lascivious

Lustful, inciting lustful desire

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Legerdemain

Sleight of hand; deception

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Libertine

One who leads an immortal life