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atone
to make up for
bondage
slavery, any state of being bound/held down
credible
believable
defray
to pay for
diligent
hard-working, not lazy
doleful
sad, dreary
ghastly
frightful, horrible, deathly pale
hamper
to hold back
hew
to shape/cut down with an ax, to hold to
impoverished
poor, in a state of poverty, depleted
incessent
never-stopping, going on all the time
intricate
complicated, difficult to understand
lucid
easy to understand, clear, rational, sane
posthumous
famous/published after death
prim
overly neat, precise, proper
sardonic
bitterly or scornfully mocking, bitterly sarcastic
superfluous
exceeding what is suffecient or required, excess
supplant
to take the place of
taunt
to jeer at, to mock
tenacious
holding fast/firmly, persistant