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Abjured
To give Up
Beguiling
To distract the attention of; divert
Benign
Having a kindly disposition; gracious
Bereft
deprived, often after suffering the death of a loved one
Beseeched
to beg eagerly for
Demise
Death
Eunuch
a castrated man, esp. one formerly employed by Oriental rulers as a harem guard or palace official
Fell
destructive, deadly
Hyperbole
obvious and intentional exaggeration
ingratiate
to establish (oneself) in the favor or good graces of others, esp. by deliberate effort
Meritorious
Deserving reward or praise; having merit.
Mollified
To calm in temper or feeling; soothe
Motley
exhibiting great diversity of elements; heterogeneous
Nubile
(of a young woman) suitable for marriage
On Tenterhooks
in a state of uneasy suspense or painful anxiety
Pined
To yearn deeply; suffer with longing; long painfully
Pulchritudinous
physically beautiful; comely.
Sage
a profoundly wise person
Sequestering
To remove or set apart; segregate
Unrequited
Not returned or reciprocated