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Amnesty
A general pardon for an offense against a government, any act of forgiveness or absolution
automony
self gov, political control
axiomatic
self evident, expressing a universally accepted principle or rule
blazon
to adorn or embellish, display conspicuously, to publish or proclaim widely
caveat
warning or caution to prevent misunderstanding or discourage behavior
equitable
fair, just, embodying principles of justice
extricate
to free from entanglements or difficulties, to remove with effort
filch
to steal, sneakly and in petty amounts
flout
to mock, treat with contempt
fractious
tending to be troublesome unruly quarrelsome, contrary, unpredictable
precept
a rule of conduct or action
salutary
benficial, helpful and healthful wholesome
scathing
bittlerly svere withering causing great harm
scourge
whip punish, cause suffering ; a souce of severe punishment or criticism
sepulchral
funereal, typical of the tomb, extrememly gloomy or dismal
soporific
tending to cause sleep relating to sleepiness or lethargy something that induces sleep
straitlaced
extremely strict in regard to maral standardsand conduct prudish puritanical
transient
short time, fleeting
unwieldy
not easily carried handled or manage because of size or complexity
vapid
dull, uninteresting, tiresome, flavor, force liveness.