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harbinger

a event that foreshadows a future event

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reproach

to express criticism towards

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fathom

to understand, after much thought

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imminent

close in time; about to occur

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muster

to gather or bring together: muster courage, strength

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composure

steadiness of mind under stress

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liberate

to grant freedom to; free from confinement

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obstinate

firmly or stubbornly adhering to one's purpose, opinion, etc; characterised by inflexible persistence or an unyielding attitude

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protrude

to stick out from

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suppress

to try to keep under control, such as:

-to stop others from doing something by force
-to keep something from happening
-to keep news from spreading
-to control an emotion

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simultaneous

occurring, operating, or done at the same time

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tranquil

free from disturbance, calm

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invocation

any petitioning or supplication for help or aid; the act of calling upon a deity, spirit, etc, for aid, protection, or inspiration

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dun

to make persistent demands on (someone), especially for payment of a debt

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discernible

distinguishable; capable of being recognised as distinct or different

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dissuade

to persuade (someone) not to take a particular course of action

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admonish

to caution, advise, or counsel against something; to reprove or scold, especially in a mild or good-willed manner

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wretched

very unfortunate on condition or circumstance; miserable, pitiable; mean, despicable

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prevailing

predominant; generally current, having superior power or influence

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decisive

having the power or quality of deciding; putting an end to controversy; crucial or most important