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promulgation
(n) - public declaration
interdict
(n) - prohibit or forbid
nemesis
(n) - extreme opponent
desecrate
(v) - make unholy
virulence
(n) - state of being bitter or spiteful
poignant
(adj) - evoking emotion
execrable
(adj) - abominable, abhorrent
libations
(n) - pouring of liquid as religious ritual
dire
(adj) - urgent, extreme
abjure
(v) - abstain from
imputation
(n) - accusation
vicissitude
(n) - unexpected change
obsequies
(n) - a funeral rite or ceremony
marauding
(adj) - engaged in raiding for plunder
recriminations
(n) - the act of recriminating
denounce
(v) - to condemn or censure openly or publicly