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murky - dark and gloomy; thick with fog; vague; Ex. murky night/fog; N. murk: partial or complete darkness; gloom
atrocity - brutal deed; ADJ. atrocious
clasp - hold firmly within arms
culprit - one guilty of a crime
plebiscite - direct vote by the entire electorate (on an important issue)
ordain - decree or command; grant holy orders; predestine; install as a minister, priest, or rabbi; N. ordainment; CF. ordination
repulsion - distaste; disgust; act of driving back; ADJ. repulsive: causing disgust; tending to drive away; V. repel (not `repulse')
sonic - of sound or its speed in air; CF. subsonic, supersonic
bludgeon - club; heavy-headed weapon; V.
rostrum - raised platform for speech-making; pulpit