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Abscond
to run off and hide
Access
to get at, obtain
Anarchy
a lack of government and law
Arduous
hard to do
auspicious
favorable, fortunate
Biased
favoring one side
Daunt
to overcome
Disentangle
to free from tangles or complications
fated
determined in advance by destiny or fortune
hoodwink
to mislead by a trick, deceive
Inanimate
not haveing life
incinerate
to burn to ashes
intrepid
very brave, fearless
larceny
theft
pliant
bending readily, easily influenced
pompous
overly self-important in speech or manner, conceited
precipice
a very steep cliff
rectify
to make right, correct
reprieve
a temporary relief or delay
revile
to attack with words
accomplice
a person who takes part in a crime
annihilate
to destroy completely
arbitrary
unreasonable
brazen
made of brass, shameless, impudent
catalyst
a substance that causes or hastens a chemical reaction
exodus
a large-scale departure or flight
facilitate
to make easier, assist
incorrigible
not able to be corrected
latent
hidden
militant
given to fighting
morose
having a gloomy or sullen manner, not friendly
opaque
not letting light through, not clear
paramount
chief in importance, obove all others
prattle
to talk in an aimless, foolish , or simple way
rebut
to offer arguments or evidence that contradict an assertion, to refute
reprimand
to scold
servitude
slavery
slapdash
careless and hasty
stagnant
not running or flowing
succumb
to give way to superior force, yeild
atone
to make up for
bondage
slavery
credible
believeable
defray
to pay for
diligent
hardworking
doleful
sad, dreary
ghastly
frightfull, horrible, deathly pale
hamper
to hold back
hew
to shape or cut down with an ax, to hold to
impoverished
poor
incessent
never stopping
intricate
complicated
lucid
easy to understand
poshumous
occuring after death
prim
overly neat, precise
sardonic
grimly or scornfully mocking
superfluous
exceeding what is sufficient
supplant
to take the place of
taunt
to jeer at, mock
tenacious
holding fast, persistant