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sadistic
inclined to cruelty
saga
scandinavian myth,any legend
sagacious
perceptive,shrewd,having insight
sage
person celebrated for wisdom
salacious
lascivious,lustful
salient
prominent
saline
salty
sallow
yellowish in colour,sickly
salubrious
healthful
salutary
tending to improve,beneficial,wholesome
salvage
rescue from loss
sanctimonious
displaying ostentetious or hypocritical devoutness
sanction
approve,ratify
sanctuary
refuge,shelter,shrine,holy place
sanguinary
bloody
sanguine
cheerful,hopeful
sap
diminish,undermine
sarcasm
scorful remark,stinging rebuke
sardonic
disdainful,sarcastic,cynical
sartorial
pertaining to tailors
sate
satisfy to the full,cloy
satellite
small body revolving around a larger one
satiate
satisfy fully
satire
form of literature in which irony,sarcasm,and ridicule are employed to attack vice and folly
satirical
mocking
saturate
soak thoroughly
saturine
gloomy
satyr
half human,half bestial.Portrayed as wanton and cunning
saunter
stroll slowly
savant
scholar
savor(v)(n)
(v)enjoy,(n)have a distinctive flavour,smell or quality
savory
tasty,pleasing,attractive or agreeble
scabbard
case for a sword blade,sheath
scad
a great quantity
scaffold
temporary platform for workers,bracing,framework,platform for execution
scale
climb up,ascend
scanty
meager,insufficient
scapegoat
someone who bears the blame for others
scavenge
hunt through discarded materials for usable items,search,especially for food
scenario
plt outline,screenplay
schematic
relating to an outline or diagram,using a system of symbols
schism
division,split
scintilla
shred,least bit
scintillate
sparkle,flash
scoff
mock,ridicule
scotch(v)
stamp out,thwart,hinder
scourge
lash,whip,severe punishment
scruple
fret about,hesitate,for ethical reasons
scrupulous
concientious,extremely thorough
scrutinize
examine closely and critically
scuffle
struggle confusedly,move off in a confused hurry
scurrilous
obscene,indecent
scurry
move briskly
scurvy
despicable,contemptible
scuttle
sink
seamy
sordid,unwholesome
sear
char or burn,brand
seasoned
experienced
secession
withdrawal
seclusion
isolation,solitude
secrete
hide away or cache``,produce and release a substance into an organism
sect
separate religious body faction
secular
worldly,not pertaining to church matters,temporal
sedate
composed,grave
sedentary
requiring sitting
sedition
resistance to authority,insubordination
sedulous
diligent
seedy
run down,decripit,disreputable
seemly
proper,appropriate
seep
ooze,trickle
seethe
be disturbed,boil
seine
net for catching fish
seismic
pertaining to earthquakes
semblance
outward appearance,guise
seminal
germinal,influencing future developent,related to seed or semen
seminary
school for training future ministers,secondry school especially for young women
senility
old age,feeble mindedeness of old age
sensitization
process of being made sensitive or acutely responsive to an external agent or substance
sensual
devouted to the pleasures of the senses
sensous
pertaining to the phisical senses,carna,voluptous
sentetious
terse,concise,aphoristic
sentient
capable of sensation,aware,sensitive
sentinel
sentry,look out
septic
putrid,producing putrefaction
sepulcher
tomb