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recoiling
moving backward in horror
exorbitiant
much too high in price or amount
obstinate
stubborn
incessantly
constantly, continually
intravenously
directly into a vein
impunity
freedom from punishment
frivolous
silly, not as serious as the occasion requires
connisuership
expert knowledge
discern
see, detect by looking carefully
recounted
described in detail, narrated
depreciate
belittle, lowetr the value of
impose
take advantage of
endeavored
tried
paradox
something that has or seems to have contradictory qualities
instigates
gives rise to, provokes or urges onto
disposition
personality or temperment
scrutiny
close inspection
fretful
irritable and discontented
coveted
longed-for
resilient
elastic, able to recover quickly
succession
series
disconsolate
very unhappy
oppressive
heavy, hard to endure
scruples
feelings of doubt or guilt about a suggested action
solicitously
in a concerned manner
remit
here, give back payment
indolently
lazily
annihilate
destory, wipe out
marauders
people who raom in search of loot
garish
too bright
palpable
easy felt or touched
teeming
swarming, overflowiong
undulate
move in waves
placid
calm, untroubled
sullen
gloomy
deplorable
regrettable, very bad
opiate
anything that tends to soothe or calm someone. a medicine containing opium or related drug
imprudent
unwise
privations
hardships, lak of the things needed for a happy, healthy life
primevil
primitive, of the earliest times
langour
weakness, weariness
acquiesced
accepted, completed with
precluded
made impossible in advance, prevented
immolation
distruction
subliminal
below the level of conciousness
pauper
very poor person
apprehensive
fearful
expendable
worth sacrificing to gain objective
retribution
punishment
succour
help given to someone in distress, relief
disarming
removing or lessoning suspicions or fears
furtively
stealthily, as if to avoid being seen or heard
imperative
extremely important, urgent
precariously
unsteadily, in a unstable manner
revoke
cancel, with draw
precipitous
very steep
deft
skillful in a quiet, sure and easy way
amenities
comforts and conviences