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to make up for
atone
slavery; any state of being bound or held down
bondage
believable
credible
to pay for
defray
hardworking, industrious, not lazy
diligent
sad; dreary
doleful
frightful, horrible; deathly pale
ghastly
to hold back
hamper
to shape or cut down with an ax; to hold to
hew
poor, in a state of poverty; depleted
impoverished
never stopping, going on all the time
incessant
complicated; difficult to understand
intricate
easy to understand, clear; rational, sane
lucid
occuring or published after death
posthumous
overly neat, precise, proper, or formal; prudish
prim
grimly or scornfully mocking, bitterly sarcastic
sardonic
exceeding what is sufficient or required, excess
superfluous
to take the place of, supersede
supplant
to jeer at, mock; an insulting or mocking remark
taunt
holding fast; holding together firmly; persistent
tenacious