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plight
trouble, difficult situation pledge promise
direful
dangerous
mark
to pay attention
furbished
polished renivated
curb
to control
aught
nothing
wrought
made ornimemted
palpable
able to be felt touched
suborned
to induce secretly
posterity
all feutureq generations
verities
truth
indissoluble
incapable of being undifined broken permanent
dauntless
fearless
grapple
to come to grips with
contriver
one who concieves an idea of a skeen
wayward
following ones own inclination unpredictable
malevolence
ill willed wicked evil
blaspheming
abussing
conjure
to change to imagine to practice magical arts
vanquished
deffeated in battle
maladroit
lacking skill
maudlin
accesivly sentimental
vitiate
to weeken
quid pro quo
something given for something in return
abeyance
a state of being temperally inactive
prescience
knowlege of events before they happen
beleaguer
to set upon from all sides
salubrious
condusive to the health
inchoate
just begining
arte blanche
full freedom
ad hoc
for this specific purpose
bane
poison or anything bad
harbinger
a for runner
mellifluous
flowing sweetly or smoothly
de facto
actually existing but not leagily
pander
to cater to
peccadill
a minior sin
nepotism
undoe favorism to one realive
bode
to be an enfavorable omen
fervid
burning with zeal
fetid
having amn unpleasent oder
prolix
long winded
sycophant
a survial self-seeking flaterer
truckle
to submit peacibly
ecumenical
world wide universal
sacrosantrmed
inmune thru ? holy
malleable
capable of being formedinto diff shapes
acumeb
keenis insight
anachronism
a cronological misplacing of events
apocryphal
of doutbful othentisity
approbation
a state of approvig formally
incipiant
just begining or becoming
despel
to drive away dissipate
sotto voce
under bnreath private manner
implacably
with firm resolution
empirical
derive from practice expirience
fulsome
complimentory
inmolate
to kill as a sacrafice
patrician
a member of high class
dichotomy
a division into two mutual parts or something with two parts
august
marked by magestic dignety
declivity
downward inclination on a decending slope
diapilanous
chatracterized by extream relogcy
drolley
winsiful or odd humor
emissary
one designated as a rep or agent
immutability
inability to be supciptable to change
indefatigable
untireing
insidious
harmful but intisive
moribund
approching death
precedence
priority or importence
primeval
ancient primitive
repacity
vorvacious
recrudescence
a new outbreak after a period of inactivity
prevaricator
liar
propensity
often intensenatural of inclination preference
sententiously
with excesive moralizing`
wantonly
with self flertation
incontinently
with no self restraint often sexualy
peroration
concluding a part of a discorse a highly retorical speech
pestiferous
annoying infection