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saga
heroic story
belated
late, delayed
decrepit
broken down, worn out
imperturbable
calm, steady, serene
vacillate
hesitate, fluctuate
a sacred cow
a person or thing that cannot be criticized
staunch
strong, trusty, firm
opprobrium
scorn, insult
Machiavellian
governed by opportunity, not principled
pandemonium
disorder, uproar
through thick and thin
in spite of all sorts of difficulties
flay
strip off skin, scold harshly
demeanor
conduct, bearing
delineation
sketch, description in words
vindicate
absolve, justify
heinous
hatefully evil
to take by storm
to make a fast impression
turpitude
vileness, evil wickedness
infraction
violation
callous
unfeeling
redress
to right a wrong, remedy
vituperation
blame, abuse
to be in a fine fettle
to be in high spirits, or feeling well
unconscionable
without conscience, unreasonable