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hauntedadj: inhabited, visited, or frequented by ghosts or spirits; disturbed or troubled by persistent or disturbing memories or emotions
eviladj: profoundly immoral, cruel, and wicked; having or exerting a harmful effect on people
spiritn: the part of a person which is the seat of their mind, feelings, and character rather than their physical body; the general atmosphere of a place or situation and the effect that it has on people
dilapidatedadj: in a state of disrepair, decay, or disuse, often due to neglect or age; rundown or shabby in appearance or condition
spookv: to frighten or scare, and often provoke into violent action; (noun) someone unpleasantly strange or eccentric; ghost
chewv: to crush or grind something, especially food, with the teeth and then swallow it
imaginaryadj: existing only in someone’s mind
sinkv: to submerge or go down below the surface of a liquid or substance; to decline or deteriorate; to cause something to go down into a liquid substance or sink into something else
convincedadj: completely certain about something; having a strong belief or conviction in a particular religion
hauntingadj: lingering in the mind or memory, often in a disturbing or unsettling way; (noun) something difficult to forget or shake off
whooshn: a rushing or swishing sound, such as that made by something moving quickly through the air or by a sudden gust of wind; (verb) to move swiftly with a rushing or whooshing sound
whisperv: to speak very quietly to somebody using the breath rather than the voice so that only those close to you can hear you
crazyadj: stupid or not sensible; very angry
ridv: to make someone or something free of unwanted or unpleasant tasks, objects, or person
open-mindedadj: willing to listen to or consider new or different ideas
cleansern: a product that cleans or removes dirt or other substances, especially a liquid or cream for cleaning your face
ritualn: any customary observance or practice; any prescribed procedure for conducting religious ceremonies
sagen: a very wise and experienced person; a small evergreen subshrub with flat and light green leaves that has a strong smell and are used as a culinary herb
impotentadj: lacking power or ability to change things or to influence a situation
powerlessadj: lacking power, strength, or authority; unable to act or affect change
physicallyadv: in a way related to a person’s body or appearance rather than their mind
psychiatryn: the branch of medicine concerned with the study, treatment, and prevention of mental illness
prescribev: (of a doctor) to advise and order the use of particular medicine or treatment for someone, especially in writing; to issue commands or orders for something
medicinaladj: of or relating to the treatment or cure of disease
schizophrenian: a severe mental disorder in which a person has a distorted view of reality and may experience hallucinations, delusions, and disordered thinking and behavior
hauntv: to frequent or visit repeatedly, often in a way that is disturbing or unsettling; to occupy or fill the mind, often in a way that is unpleasant or persistent
huntv: to go after and try to catch wild animals to kill them for food, sport, or profit
skepticn: a person who doubts or questions the truth of specific claims, beliefs, or doctrines, especially those in religion or the supernatural
investigatev: to conduct a systematic or formal inquiry to identify and evaluate the facts of a crime, problem, statement, etc. to establish the truth
carbonn: a chemical element that can be found in pure form as diamond or graphite, and it is also an essential part of coal and oil and is found in all plants and animals
monoxiden: a compound containing one oxygen atom and one other element, such as carbon monoxide (CO) or nitrogen monoxide (NO)
poisonousadj: containing or producing toxic substances; harmful or dangerous to living beings, often causing illness, injury, or death; capable of causing serious harm or destruction
leakv: to allow liquid or gas to get in or out from a hole or crack in a pipe or container
symptomn: any sensation or change in body or mind that is experienced by a patient and is associated with a particular disease
auditoryadj: of or relating to hearing or the ability to hear
hallucinatev: to experience a seemingly real perception of something that does not actually exist, usually as a result of a mental illness or drug use
unexplainedadj: not able to be explained or understood, lacking explanation or justification for something unknown or mysterious
dreadv: to be very afraid of or worried about something that is going to happen or that might happen
emergencyn: a sudden unforeseen crisis usually involving danger that requires immediate action
suspectv: to consider anything to be actual or probable
detectv: to find or recognize something, especially something difficult to see, hear, etc.
investigatorn: a person whose job is to conduct an investigation or inquiry into something, often to gather information or evidence
journalistn: a person who collects and writes news stories or articles for newspapers, magazines, radio, television, or other online media
claimv: to assert that something is true; to demand or request something as one’s own; to lay legal or moral right to something; (noun) a demand or assertion of a right or something that one believes to be true
paranormaladj: relating to phenomena or experiences that are beyond scientific explanation or understanding, often associated with forces or entities that are outside the realm of normal human perception or understanding, such as ghosts, psychic abilities, or supernatural occurrences
spiritualadj: relating to or affecting the human spirit or soul as opposed to material or physical things
pretensionn: the act of claiming or asserting something, especially without good reason or without evidence; an unfounded or excessive claim or ambition
exorcismn: the act of forcibly driving out an evil spirit or demon from a person or place, typically through a ritualistic ceremony or prayer
gimmickn: a trick, device, or scheme used to attract attention or create a desired effect, often by using novelty or deception
psychologyn: the scientific study of mind and behavior
convincev: to persuade someone or make someone believe that something is true
possessedadj: controlled or influenced by a strong emotion or belief
undercoveradj: carried out or conducted in secret, with one’s true identity or purpose concealed; disguised, incognito
fringen: a decorative border or edge on a piece of clothing; a group of people or things that are not considered to be part of the main group
podcastn: a radio program made available in digital format that you can download from the Internet and play on a computer or music player
investigationn: the act or process of thoroughly examining a crime, problem, statement, etc., to uncover the truth
mysteryn: something difficult to understand or explain; a secret or enigmatic quality that adds to the fascination or interest of something; a genre of fiction that involves the solution of a crime or a puzzle
historicadj: famous or significant in history, or potentially so
determinantn: a factor, circumstance, or condition that contributes to the shaping, influencing, or determining of a particular outcome or result
arguev: to express differing opinions or points of view, often in a heated or contentious manner; to present a case or reasoning to persuade or convince others
trickyadj: requiring care and skill because challenging to do or deal with
symboln: something visible that is used to represent something else
metaphorn: a figure of speech in which an expression is used to refer to something that it does not denote to suggest a similarity
purposefuladj: having a specific aim or purpose; determined
persuadev: to convince or induce someone to do something by presenting a reason or argument; to sway or influence someone’s decision or opinion
defendv: to protect someone or something from attack, criticism, danger, etc.
doubtn: a feeling of being uncertain about something, especially about how good or accurate it is
stopgapn: something intended for temporary use while you are looking for something more suitable
independencen: freedom from another’s or others’ control or influence
clairvoyantadj: having the ability to perceive or predict events, facts, or details that are not apparent to the senses; possessing extrasensory perception
sincereadj: (of a person, feelings, or behavior) open and genuine; not deceitful
protocoln: a set of rules or procedures for transmitting data or conducting a process or activity, especially in computer networks or scientific experiments; the initial or original version of an agreement
predictv: to state beforehand that something will happen in the future, mainly based on knowledge or experience
opportuneadj: suitable or happening at a time that is suitable or convenient for a particular purpose
compassionateadj: feeling or showing sympathy and concern for the suffering or bad luck of others
discussv: to talk about or examine in detail through conversation or debate; to exchange ideas, opinions, or information on a particular topic
decisionn: the act or process of making up someone’s mind about something; a choice or judgment reached after considering options
otherworldlyadj: supernatural, other than worldly; not of this world
holyadj: of or related to a god, divine power, or a particular religion
excitev: to make someone feel suddenly enthusiastic or eager
swearv: to make a solemn promise or vow; to use rude or offensive language
eternaladj: being without beginning or end; lasting forever
optimisticadj: hoping or expecting that good thing will happen or something will be successful
invitev: to ask someone to come or join; to offer an opportunity or possibility for something to happen or take place
attituden: the way you think and feel about someone or something
examinev: to study or consider a person or object attentively and thoroughly to learn something about them
jigglev: to move or shake with small quick movements, often in a slightly playful or teasing way
sketchyadj: lacking in detail or completeness; vague, uncertain, or unreliable; suspicious or questionable
engagev: to attract and keep someone’s attention and interest; to participate in or obtain services of something
cancern: abnormal growth of cells that can invade and destroy surrounding tissues and organs; a disease characterized by the uncontrolled growth and spread of abnormal cells
afterlifen: life after death, as believed in many cultures and religious traditions
worldviewn: a particular philosophy or cognitive orientation of life or conception of the world
awe-inspiringadj: making you feel great respect or admiration through being impressive or formidable