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Inundation
An overwhelming amount.
Cull
To pick; choose
Solace
Comfort in sorrow, misfortune, or distress; consolation
Dirge
Funeral hymn or lament.
Consort
Companion or partner
Beguile
To deceive
Abhor
To detest; hate
Beseech
Implore; to request earnestly
Augment
To make something greater in size, extent, or quantity.
Portentous
Promising bad fortune.
Transgression
The exceeding of due bounds or limits
Posterity
Future generations
Languish
To be or become weak or feeble; lose strength or vigor.
Discourse
Verbal expression in speech or writing.
Enmity
Deep-seated, often mutual hatred.
Impute
To relate to a particular cause or source.
Chide
To scold mildly so as to correct or imporve; reprimand.
Rancor
Bitter, long lasting resentment; deep seated ill will.
Lamentable
Inspiring or deserving of lament or regret.
Drudge
To do hard, menial, or monotonous work.