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Askew

turned or twisted to one side

Surmount

get on top of

Skewed

turned to one side

Pliant

bending readily; easily influenced

Creeper

a plant that grows along the ground, or up walls or trees

Bastion

a fortified place, stronghold

Immure

to enclose or confine within walls; to imprison; to seclude or isolate

Defile

to make dirty, to desecrate, to pollute

Hiatus

an interruption in the intensity or amount of something

Enormity

the quality of exceeding all moral bounds; an exceedingly evil act; huge size, immensity

Gesticulate

show, express or direct through movement

Conspiratorial

planning acting together secretly; in a plotting manner

Errant

deviating from the regular or proper course

Ebullience

high spirits; exhilaration; exuberance

Officious

objectionably aggresive in offering one's unrequested and unwanted services, help, or advice

Recrimination

the act of accusing in return; opposing another charge

Festoon

an embellishment consisting of a decorative representation of a string of flowers suspended between two points

Tirade

long, harsh speech or verbal attack

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