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fetish
# An object that is believed to have magical or spiritual powers, especially such an object associated with animistic or shamanistic religious practice; an abnormally obsessive preoccupation or attachment; a fixation
connive
To cooperate secretly in an illegal or wrongful action; collude
subvert
To destroy completely; ruin; to undermine the character, morals, or allegiance of; corrupt
coquette
A woman who makes teasing sexual or romantic overtures; a flirt
enjoined
To direct or impose with authority and emphasis; to prohibit or forbid
subtle
So slight as to be difficult to detect or describe; difficult to understand; abstruse
seducer
To lead away from duty, accepted principles, or proper conduct; to induce to engage in sex
grotesque
Characterized by ludicrous or incongruous distortion, as of appearance or manner; outlandish or bizarre, as in character or appearance
misfit
Something of the wrong size or shape for its purpose
degenerates
Having declined, as in function or nature, from a former or original state; having fallen to an inferior or undesirable state, especially in mental or moral qualities
sadist
The deriving of sexual gratification or the tendency to derive sexual gratification from inflicting pain or emotional abuse on others; the deriving of pleasure, or the tendency to derive pleasure, from cruelty
latent
Present or potential but not evident or active
louts
An awkward and stupid person; an oaf
oaf
A person regarded as stupid or clumsy
puritanical
Rigorous in religious observance; marked by stern morality
neurotic
Of, relating to, or affected with a neurosis
philistine
A smug, ignorant, especially middle-class person who is regarded as being indifferent or antagonistic to artistic and cultural values; one who lacks knowledge in a specific area
literary
Of, relating to, or dealing with literature; appropriate to literature rather than everyday speech or writing; bookish or pedantic
bore
To make a hole in or through, with or as if with a drill; to form (a tunnel, for example) by drilling, digging, or burrowing
aberrant
Deviating from the proper or expected course; deviating from what is normal; untrue to type
pugnacity
Combative in nature; belligerent
dispirited
To lower in or deprive of spirit; dishearten
assertion
Something declared or stated positively, often with no support or attempt at proof
pronouncement
A formal expression of opinion; a judgment; an authoritative statement
roistered
To engage in boisterous merrymaking; revel noisily