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accult
magical; outide the laws of the natural world
evade
aviod by cleverness or trickery
aspiration
ambition
valid
true; supported by facts or authority
foremost
chief; most important
flaw
a slight defect or fault
vigilant
wide-awake, alert, watchful
inimitable
not capable of being imitated
dynamic
active, energetic, forceful
shirk
to aviod or get out of doing something; neglect a duty
futile
useless, unimportant, not successful
grueling
very tiring, calling for extreme effort
billet-doux
love letter
hospitable
friendly and welcoming to guests
snare
a trap or entanglement
hoax
a fraud; an act intended to trick or deceive
afficiate
to perform the duties of an office; to conduct a religious ceremony
hardy
brave and tough
coincide
to happen at the same time
solace
comfort in a time of sorrow
havoc
confusion; chaos
indomitable
incapable of being defeated
benign
having a kind desposition; gentle
aggressive
energetic and enterprising
conciliate
to placate; appease
approbation
approval
pettifogger
someone who quibbles over unimportant details
quibble
to raise trivial objections over minor matters
capricious
unpredictable; erratic
niche
something (a position or activity) for which one is particularly suited
felicity
blissful happiness
inexhaustible
incapable of being used up
ides
the 15th day of March, May, July, or October
vile
wretchedly bad
mollify
pacify; to soften in temper
mortify
to humiliate or shame
glade
an open space in the forest
whither
to what place; where
intervene
to come between; mediate
dank
unpleasantly moist or humid; damp
bare
to reveal or divulge
providence
blessing; something good given by God
entrust
to give trust or a responsibilty to
jest
to joke or say a whitty remark
disdain
to consider or reject as beneath oneself
amends
restoration for a loss, damage or injury of any kind
spirit
to carry of mysteriously or secretly
malice
a desiring to inflict harm or suffering on one another
obtain
to get or acquire
commence
to begin; start
impoverished
deprived of strength or vitality
bliss
supreme happiness; utter joy
endeavor
to attempt earnestly, try
dell
small wooded valley
rampion
a small turnip-like vegetable
pitch
a tar-like substance
longing
strong, persistent desire or craving
overt
open and public
hovel
dilapidated
chassis
automobile frame
wane
grow weaker
inspire
arouse to action
mere
only; nothing more than
superficial
slight
fitful
not regular; broken
apathy
not caring
dilatory
slow
scrupulous
careful to do what is right and popular
deplore
feel great regret about
intricate
complicated
salvage
save or rescure from destruction
moral
relating to what is right or wrong
morale
a person's attitude ot mental condition