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titanic
enormous size, strength and power
purge
to rid something unpure or undesirable
turmoil
great commotion
clamor
loud uproar
indulge
to satisfy or gratify
utopian
characteristic of an ideal society
chimerical
unreal
sardonic
mockingly bitter
ingenuous
innocent, naive
dispassionate
unaffected by passion
stolid
not easily stirred or moved mentally
odium
intense hatred or dislike
onus
chore or burden for a negative situation
obstruct
to block
thwart
to speed up
entice
arouse hopes
conundrum
maze/labyrinth
intricacy
condition of being complex
guileful
deceitful
unscrupulous
unrestrained/unprincipled
taciturn
shy/silent
mawkish
excessively sentimental
lachrymose
mournful/tearful
electrify
shock/excited
torpid
lethargic
oust
to remove or expel
convivial
sociable
affable
friendly/polite
atrocious
wicked/cruel
execrable
detestable
gratify
to satisfy
deride
to laugh at
garrulous
excessibely talkative
animate
to give life to
pacify
to restore to a state of peace
stupefy
put into a state of little to no sensibility
enthrall
to charm/fascinate
bellicose
warlike
pugnacious
quarrelsome
belligerent
warlike
amorous
showing and expressing love
carnal
sensual
rapacity
intense greed
materialist
concerned with material things
boor
a rude or unmannerly person
cosmopolitan
wordly
imperil
endanger
perilous
dangerous
infirmity
physical weakness
frailty
quality of being frail
aptitude
strong point
captivate
to hold interest of
peregrination
odyssey
immutable
unchangeable
mercurial
changeable
capricious
unpredictable
debacle
complete failure
whimsy
extravagent
paragon
perfect example
epitome
person or thing that is typical
vex
to annoy
irk
to irritate
raze
to demolish
obligatory
mandatory
capitulate
to surrender
accede
to give approval
defer
to put off
exacerbate
increase severity
virago
loud large women
an amazon
radical
attacker of traditional ideas
wry
distorted
scathing
to attack with severe criticism
trenchant
keen
contemptuous
scournful
obsequious
obedient/faithful
bane
person or thing that ruins
scourge
whip or lash for punishment
retribution
something given or inflicted
tarry
to delay
temporize
be indecisive
elixir
magic potion
wayward
turning away from what is right and proper
resolute
firmly determined
condescend
behave if one is superior
auspices
protection
propitious
promising
satiate
to satisfy to the fullest
surfeit
excess
cloy
satiate
expiate
make up for a wrong
lascivious
indecent
lecherous
lustful
terse
succinct
dissemble
to mislead
equivocate
mislead
indifferent
detached
inaccessible
unaproachable
jocular
jolly
morose
gloomy
conciliate
to reconcile
retrench
to cut down
protract
to prolong
augmnet
to make greater
parody
ridiculous imitation
misgiving
uneasiness
qualm
to give doubt
calamity
great misfortune
restitution
act of restoring
guru
teacher
pedagogue
teacher
robust
strong and healthy
dystopian
imperfect world
erratic
unpredictable
timorous
timid
duplicity
deceitful
emaciate
to cause to become thin
ardent
eager, devoted
forthright
straight forward
allure
to attract
spellbind
charm fascinate
sycophant
parasite
elation
happiness
mortification
humiliation
jargon
insincere talk
sham
fraud
bombast
speech too pompous for occation
evanescent
fleeting
adroit
nimble
deft
dexterous/nimble
perfidious
deceitful
pernicious
causing great harm
exasperate
irritate/provoke