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annihilate

to destroy completely; to reduce to utter ruin

bilious

easily irritated, relating to bile

bravado

a show of false bravery or confidence

brusquely

quickly; abruptly, somewhat rudely

connotations

all the meanings, associations, or emotions that a word suggests.

dais

a platform raised above the surrounding level to give prominence to the person on it

deviate

to turn aside from a course, norm, pattern, or subject

disembody

to free from the body; not attached

diverting

turning attention away from;distracting

emanate

to come forth; to send forth

henchman

someone who assists in a plot

impenetrable

not able to be pierced or entered; beyond understanding

insolent

showing a rude and arrogant lack of respect

miasma

poisonous atmosphere; unhealthy vapors rising from the ground or other sources

monotonous

always the same; not varying; boring

obliquely

in an indirect, evasive or misleading direction

omnipotent

having unlimited power

opaque

not allowing the passage of light, not transparent; hard to understand

requisition

an authoritative or formal demand

salvation

the act of saving or protecting from harm, risk, loss, and destruction

spindly

long and thin

tenacity

the state or quality of holding persistently to something;firm determenation

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