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simpering

to smile in a silly, self-conscious way

wizen

dried up

tainted

to damage the quality of something

drab

without interest or color

heirloom

a valuable object that has belonged to the same family for many years

unperturbed

to not be disturbed greatly in mind, not worried

protrude

to stick out from a place or a surface

raiment

clothing

irridescently

displaying a play of lustrous colors

embodiment

something representing something

dubious

doubtful

hunkered

tocrouch or squat down on one's heel

stark

lookig severe and without any color or decoration

tentatively

experimentally

vehemently

showing strong feelings especially anger

undulate

to go or move up and down gently up and down like waves

pert

lively, bold

somber

sad, depressing

monopolized

dominate, control

lorlorn

lonely, sad

venerable

deserving respect because they are old, important, or wise

meager

lacking in quantity or quality

perpetual

everlasting

ineptitude

lack of skill

revelation

the act of revealing or disclosing

ramshakle

buildings, vehicles, or furniture in a very bad condition and needing repair

faze

to make you feel confused or shock

writhe

to twist or move your body without stopping

plucky

having a lot of courage

relented

to agree on something after refusing, to give in

ingratiatingly

trying hard to please someone

auspicious

favorable, fortunate

cantankerous

bad-tempered, agrumentative

penance

a punishment, voluntary self-punishment in order to atone for some wrongdoing

abominable

hateful, awful

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