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-of viengar
acetic
-secret
clandestine
-of the universe
-vast
cosmic
-transfer
devolve
-weak
effete
-matched outfit of clothing
-working together closely
-group of musicians
ensemble
-dig up
-revive
exhume
-firing of shots
fusillade
-breaking of a rule
infraction
-cutter of precious stones
lapidary
-ceremonial staff
-spiked war club
-powdered nutmeg husks
mace
-cheaply showy
meretricious
-luxurious
opulent
pain-killing drug
paregoric
-unruly
-unresponsive to treatment
refractory
-from the sense of touch
tactile
-alarm bell
tocsin
-suffering
tribulation
-microscopic life form
animalcule
-security for a loan
-supporting
-a separate line of descent
collateral
-pay
defray
-very sad
disconsolate
-who has retired but keeps his rank
emeritus
-unchanging
equable
-stir up
foment
-charge with a crime
-raise doubts concerning
impeach
-tasteless
-uninspiring
insipid
-rope used to catch cattle and horses
lariat
-master musician
maestro
-swift
-of shooting stars
meteoric
-swing back and forth
oscillate
-early release from prison
parole
-watering
rheumy
-stall for time
-act merely to suit the immediate moment
temporize
-curved path
trajectory
-energetic
-rich
-quivering
vibrant
-make unconscious by cutting off the supply of oxygen
asphyxiate
-horn of plenty
-inexhaustible supply
cornucopia
-stop
desist
-woman-like
effeminate
-a feeling of sharing another's emotions or experiences
empathy
-fleeting
-delicate
evanescent
-ornamental band on a wall
frieze
-write
-compose
indite
-planned route
intinerary
-legel claim to a debtor's property
lien
-concisely stated rule of conduct
maxim
-theme
motif
-riding horse
palfrey
-massed group
phalanx
-pay
defray
-very sad
disconsolate
-who has retired but keeps his rank
emeritus
-unchanging
equable
-stir up
foment
-charge with a crime
-raise doubts concerning
impeach
-tasteless
-uninspiring
insipid
-rope used to catch cattle and horses
lariat
-master musician
maestro
-swift
-of shooting stars
meteoric
-swing back and forth
oscillate
-early release from prison
parole
-watering
rheumy
-stall for time
-act merely to suit the immediate moment
temporize
-curved path
trajectory
--gracefully slender
-sophisticated
svelte
-third in importance
tertiary
-vigorously expressive
trenchant
-unsuccessful
abortive
-irregulay
anomalous
-unduly critical
-argumentative
captious
-assistant
coadjutor
-disconnected
disjointed
-arrive at
educe
-based on observation
empirical
-free from blame
exculpate
-dome of the sky
firmament
-of changing colors
iridescent
-soften in a liquid
-wasting away
macerate
-customs
mores
-standard applied
norm
-most favorable
optimum
-honesty
probity
-platforn used for speechmaking
rostrum
-vileness of conduct
turpitude
-award of metal
acoolade
-dislike
anitpathy
-red
carmine
-come together
coalesce
-hide one's true feeling
dissimulate
-having too high of an opinion of one-self
egotism
-burst forth
-skin rash
erupt
-pleasingly appropriate
-delightful
felicitous
-change the pitch of
-change the form of
inflect
-expert on law
jurist
-winds back and forth
-saunter
meanders
-revengeing agent
-just punishment
nemesis
-beginner
-probationary period in a religious order
novitiate
-outdated
outmoded
-diplomatic etiquette
-original draft of a document
protocol
-seemingly true but actually false
specious
-everyday speech
vernacular
-list the thing to be done at a meeting
agenda
-paralysed from a burst blood vessel in the brain
apopleptic
-cautious
circumspect
-strip everything from
denude
-be overly fond of
-foolish old age
dote
-express emotions dramatically
emote
-worsen
exacerbate
-playful
-of impending death
fey
-winds back and forth
-saunter
meanders
-revengeing agent
-just punishment
nemesis
-beginner
-probationary period in a religious order
novitiate
-outdated
outmoded
-diplomatic etiquette
-original draft of a document
protocol
-seemingly true but actually false
specious
-everyday speech
vernacular
-list the thing to be done at a meeting
agenda
-paralysed from a burst blood vessel in the brain
apopleptic
-cautious
circumspect
-strip everything from
denude
-be overly fond of
-foolish old age
dote
-express emotions dramatically
emote
-worsen
exacerbate
-playful
-of impending death
fey
-always wanting more
insatiable
-religious group apart from its clergy
laity
-biting
-chemical that makes a dye permanent
mordant
-neither male nor female
neuter
-disgrace
opprobrium
-steep
preciptous
-restore to a former position
reinstate
violent anguish
throes
-changes of fortune
vicissitudes
-able to walk
ambulatory
-outwit
circumvent
-man whose wife is unfaithful
cuckold
-that instructs us
didactic
-impudence
effrontery
-delicate
-light and airy
ethereal
-standard applied
norm
-most favorable
optimum
-honesty
probity
-platforn used for speechmaking
rostrum
-vileness of conduct
turpitude
-award of metal
acoolade
-dislike
anitpathy
-red
carmine
-come together
coalesce
-hide one's true feeling
dissimulate
-having too high of an opinion of one-self
egotism
-burst forth
-skin rash
erupt
-pleasingly appropriate
-delightful
felicitous
-change the pitch of
-change the form of
inflect
-expert on law
jurist