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Adversary
noun

An opponent; an enemy
Alienate
verb

1. To cause to become unfriendly or hostile; estrange
2. To cause to become withdrawn or unresponsive; isolate or dissociate emotionally
Artifice
noun

1. An artful or crafty expedient; a stratagem.
2. Subtle but base deception; trickery.
3. Cleverness or skill; ingenuity.
Coerce
verb

To force to act or think in a certain way by use of pressure, threats, or intimidation; compel.
Craven
adj.

Characterized by abject fear; cowardly.
Culinary
adj.

Of or relating to a kitchen or to cookery.
Delete
verb

To remove by striking out or canceling.
Demise
noun

1. Death.
2. The end of existence or activity; termination
Exhilarate
verb

1. To cause to feel happily refreshed and energetic; elate
2. To invigorate; stimulate
Fallow
adj.

1. Plowed but left unseeded during a growing season
2. Characterized by inactivity
Harass
verb

1. To irritate or torment persistently.
2. To wear out; exhaust
Inclement
adj.

stormy; rough, harsh; extreme, severe
Muse
verb

To be absorbed in one's thoughts; engage in meditation.
Negligible
adj.

Not significant or important enough to be worth considering; trifling.
Perpetual
adj.

1. Lasting for eternity
2. Continuing without interruption.
Precedent
noun

An act or instance that may be used as an example in dealing with subsequent similar instances.
Punitive
adj.

Inflicting or aiming to inflict punishment; punishing.
Redress
verb

1. To set right; remedy or rectify.
2. To make amends to.
Sojourn
verb

A temporary stay; a brief period of residence.
urbane
adj.

Polite, refined, and often elegant in manner.