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paroxysm
a fit:OUTBURST
perenial
present at all seasons of the year;continuing without interuption:CONSTANT
perjury
the voluntary violation of an oath or vow either by swearing to what is untrue or by omission to do what has been promised under oath
pertain
to belong as a part,member ,accesory,or product
2.to be appropriate to something.
perverse
turned away from what is right or good:CORRUPT,IMPROPPER
petty
having secondary rank or importance:MINOR,SUBORDINATE,SMALL-MINDED
pious
showing reverence for deity and devotion to divine worship
2. marked by sham or hypocrisy
placate
by concessions:APPEASE
predominant
having superior strength,influence,or authority.2.being most frequent or common:PREVAILING
presage
something that forshadows a future event:OMEN,PROGNOSTICATION
prevail
TRIUMPH:PREDOMINATE
preventive
undertaken to forestall anticipated hostile action:PRECAUTIONARY
progeny
DESCENDANTS:CHILDREN
purge
to clear of guiltor free onself of somthing unwanted
pursue
to follow in order to overtake,capture,kill,or defeat:SEEK,HAUNT,CHASE
reciprocal
OPPOSITE
relinquish
withdraw or retreat from:leave behind:GIVE-UP,RELEASE,YIELD
repugnant
exciting distaste or aversion:INCOMPATIBLE,INCONSISTENT,HOSTILE
rudiment
a fundamental skill
sanctity
the quality or state of being holy or sacred
scathe
to do harm to:SCORCH,SEAR
shrift
a remission of sins pronounced by a priest in thsacrament of reconciliation:CONFESSION
staid
often prim self-restraint:SOBER,GRAVE
shun
to avoid deliberately and especially habitually
skeptical
charecteristic of :an attitude or doubt or a disposition to incredulity either in general or toward a paticular object
sloth
disinclination to action or labor;apathy and inactivity
sober
not drunk2.marked by temperous ,moderation, or seriousness