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impair - injure; hurt; damage
auspicious - favoring success; giving signs of future success; Cf. auspices
impervious - impenetrable; incapable of being damaged or distressed; incapable of being affected (in one's opinions); Ex. impervious to water/criticism
penology - study of prison management and criminal rehabilitation
incubus - burden; very worriying problem; mental care; nightmare; male devil; CF. succubus
terminal - part that forms the end; railroad or bus station; ADJ. forming an end; ending in death; fatal; Ex. terminal cancer
despondent - without hope and courage; depressed; gloomy; N. despondency: loss of hope with gloom; dejection
inanimate - lifeless; not animate
paranoia - psychosis marked by delusions of grandeur or persecution; N: ADJ: paranoid, paranoiac
agnostic - one who is skeptical of the existence or knowability of a god or any ultimate reality