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ponderous

very heavy; massive

pertains

concerns; has to do with

inauspicious

not favorable; unlucky

indubitably

unquestionably

venerable

impressive because of age or historic or religioius associations

iniquity

wickedness; an unjust or unrighteous act

ignominous

shameful; humiliating

haughty

proud in a scornful way; arrogant

inferred

drawn as a conclusion

disdainful

proudly aloof; scornful

remonstrance

an objection; a complaint

visage

face; facial features

manifest

evident; obvious

imperceptible

not easily noticeable

sagacity

wisdom; sound judgement

eminent

distinguished; high in rank or position

tremulous

quivering; trembling

effectual

likley to produce a desired result

pervaded

spread throughout

amenable

responsive; cooperative

demeanor

outward behavior

intimated

hinted at

peremptory

absolute; undeniable; final

efficacy

effectiveness

feigned

pretended

lurid

vivid in a shocking way; sensational

annihilate

to destroy completely

inscrutable

mysterious, not easily understood

repugnance

extreme distaste

exhortation

an earnest warning; a strong urging

talisman

an object with magic power; a charm

apprehension

anxious feeling about the future

mutability

changeability

caprice

whim; sudden change of mind

inexplicable

that which cannot be explained or understood

perverse

different from what is considered right; contrary

malicious

spiteful; intentionally harmful

constrained

forced

evoked

called forth

inviolable

sacred; not to be injured

reviled

used abusive language toward

impelled

drove; forced; compelled

imperatively

in a demanding way

behest

bidding; command

transgressions

sins; acts that are against the law

adduced

stated as reasons

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