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Affront
to insult
an insult
bondage
slavery
cavorting
dancing or prancing
coax
persuade by means of gentle flattery
cravat
a band or scarf warn around the neck
decanter
an ornamental glass bottle used for serving wine
degrade
to lower in rank
dissipate
to scatter or to cause to spread thin; to spread or use up wastefully or foolishly
forlorn
sad and lonely because of isolation or desertion
galluses
suspenders
garret
a room or unfinished part of a house just under the roof
haughty
blatantly and disdainfully proud
histrionic
deliberately affected--theatrical
insurrection
a rebellion
meddling
interfering without right
muse
to become absorbed in thought; especially; to turn something over in the mind meditatively and often inconclusively
oppression
unjust or cruel exercise of authority or power; a sense of being weighed down in body or mind
pious
marked by or showing reverence for deity and devotion to divine worship
quarry
one that is sought or pursued; prey
rapscallions
a rascal, a scoundrel
scow
a large flat-bottomed boat with broad square ends used chiefly for transporting bulk material
stile
a step of set of steps for passing over a fence or wall
sublime
lofty, grand, or exalted in thought, expression, or manner; of outstanding spiritual, intellectual, or moral worth
temperance
moderation in action, thought or feeling
victuals
food usable by people; supplies of food