Acerbic
Sharpness of manner
Aneurysm
excessive enlargement of an artery
Blanched
become white or pale
Bluffing
deceive with a pretence
Chagrin
annoyance and embarrassment or disappointment
Chiffon
thin almost transparent fabric
Coven
assembly of witches, or vampires
Creosote
brown oily liquid distilled from coal tar, used as a preservative for wood
Encroach
intrude on someone's territory or rights
Erratic
irregular, uneven
Geometric
symmetrical Shapes
Hyperventilation
excessive breathing
Ingénue
without artfulness
Luscious
delicious
Luxuriant
growing profusely in amount
Mercurial Mood
liable to sudden changes of mood
Monochrome
done in only one colour
Motif
recurring design, feature or melody
Sepia
brown colouring matter, rich reddish-brown
Sinuously
curving, undulating
Smog
dense smoky fog
Subjective
existing in the mind; belonging to the thinking subject rather than to the object of thought
Swaths
strip cut in one sweep or passage
Tenacity
holding or clinging firmly
Trite
overused, over-rated and therefore lacking impact
Twilight
period after sunset, the light from the sky when the sun is below the horizon
Vicarious
felt through sharing imaginatively in the feelings or activities of another person
Wraith
Ghost, Spectral Apparition