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bilk
to cheat or swindle,to thwart
homily
a sermon
demise
death;a ceasing to exist
emit
to send out;to give forth, as in sound or light
decadence
moral deterioration
aghast
feeling great dismay or horror
granary
storehouse for grain
choleric
easily angered
impede
to hinder, obstruct
qualm
a feeling of uneasiness
lampoon
a written satire used to ridicule or attack someone
narcissistic
conceited; having excessive self pride or admiration
eradicate
to wipe out, destroy
fabricate
to concoct to make up a story in order to decieve
ghastly
horrible, frightful
falliable
capable of error
blatant
obvious;too conspicuous
dawdle
to waste time
affiliate
an associate, partner
fawn
to act slavishly submissive
calumny
a false and malicious accusation
berate
to scold or rebuke severely and at length
minion
fawning, servile follower
desolate
lonely; forlorn; uninhabited; barren
bane
the cause of ruin harm, ditress, or death
pacify
to calm down
garble
to mix up or distort
prevaricate
to lie
flich
to steal
neophyte
a beginner
flagrant
glaringly bad; outrageous
patrician
arisocrat
emissary
one sent on a special mission to represent others
kindred
having similar origin, nature, or character
fracas
a loud quarrel or fight
lacerate
to tear flesh jaggedly
futile
useless; pointless
immaculate
spotless, perfect
gait
manner of walking
carp
to complain or to find fault ina petty or nagging way
query
to ask or inquire
queue
a line of people or vehicles
nefarious
very wicked..notorious
genesis
beggining; origin
facade
a deceptive outward appearance