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Aristocrat
a member of a titled or privileged class.
Egotistical
conceited and boastful; excessively self-promoting.
Deft
capable, quick, and clever in action; skillful; dexterous.
Hydrophobia
a deadly viral disease of the central nervous system, usu. transmitted by the bite of an infected animal; rabies.
Calamity
an event causing extreme harm, suffering, or destruction; disaster
Conciliate
to overcome the anger, distrust, or animosity of; appease; placate.
Ignominious
characterized by or associated with disgrace, dishonor, or shame; humiliating
Ravenous
extremely hungry; famished; starved
Conspicuous
easily seen; noticeable
Malingerer
to pretend illness or injury, esp. in order to be excused from duty or work.
Goad
something that spurs a person to action; stimulus.
Daunt
to lessen the determination of; intimidate; discourage.
Covert
concealed or done in secret.