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::: bode - foreshadow; portend
::: runic - mysterious; set down in an ancient alphabet; N. rune: one of the letters of an alphabet used by ancient Germanic peoples (cut on stone or wood); magic charm
::: hereafter - life after death
::: aspersion - slanderous remark; Ex. cast aspersions on
::: extirpate - root up; uproot; destroy completely
::: homespun - domestic; made at home; spun or woven at home; simple and ordinary; Ex. homespun philosophy
::: acrid - bitter (to the taste or smell); sharp; bitterly pungent
::: blatant - extremely (offensively) obvious; loudly offensive; Ex. blatant lie; N. blatancy
::: pretension - pretentiousness; claim (without foundation); Ex. I make no pretensions to skill as an artist.
::: nuance - shade of slight difference in meaning or color; subtle distinction