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to regard with extreme repugnance
abhor
to accept, comply, or submit tacitly or passively
acquiesce
a cutting tool
adze
marked by constant attention
assiduous
a...
a large group or collection
bevy
to raise trivial and frivolous objections
cavil
the act of blaming or condemning sternly
censure
a deep-dish fruit dessert with a thick top crust
cobbler
to discharge from military service
demobilize
to feel or express grief for
deplore
to laugh at contemptuously
deride
intended to cause delay
dilatory
to lower in rank
disparage
to cause to break up
disperse
a male duck
drake
conspicuously bad
egregious
to avoid comminting to what you say
equivocate
to speak in high praise of
eulogize
to relieve of a responsibility
exoneration
being happy
felicity
without hesitation
forthright
festive activity
gaiety
to gather into storage
garner
tribute in medieval England
gavel
pleasure is the sole good in life
hedonism
to goad
instigate
not easily managed
intractable
praise
laud
suffused with light
lucid
suggesting a courageous spirit
magnanimous
speaking in or characterized by a high sounding manner
magniloquent
to soothe
mollify
cross-breed
mongrel
drug that reduces uneasiness
opiate
journey
peripatetic
p...
not important
petty
important
ponderous
complaining
querulous
destroy
raze
to disapprove
reprehend
concise
succinct
respect
veneration
not concise
verbose
to trouble
vex
a choice dish
viand
avenge
vindicate
to declare with certainty
warrant