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aftermath
consequence
antipodes
region on the opposite side of the world
decipher
to translate into ordinary language

to figure out
degrade
to lower in self respect
elite
superior group
hazy
unclear
inexplicable
incapable of being explained
paraphenelia
personal belongings
plaudit
expression of approval
posthumous
occuring after death
quail
to draw back in fear

a small game bird
remonstrate
to speak in protest
rote
to memorize in an unthinking way
specify
to state definatley
unassuming
modest
zone
area
aqueduct
a structure for conveying water
caravan
a group of travelers
chastise
to punish
demean
to degrade
edify
to instruct
elicit
to call forth
exhilarate
to invigorate, to excite
farrier
one who shoes horses
genius
one with great mental ability
gird
to encircle, to fasten with a belt
inter
to bury
interrogate
to question
primitive
earliest of its kind

crude
pugnacious
aggresive
rank
to arrange in order

rows

strong smelling
wend
travel
aegis
sponsorship
budget
plan of income

to use carefully
caries
tooth decay
chronicle
record of historical events
deem
to believe
dialogue
conversation
engrave
to cut
ewer
water pitcher
fabulous
almost incredible
gig
two wheeled carriage
historic
important in history
hypothetical
supposed for the sake of argument
lucre
money
odorous
sweet smelling
rarity
lack of density
sinister
evil
triad
group of three
abet
to encourage
accord
award

agreement
awl
small pointed tool used for making holes
coerce
coompel by making threats against
contrite
remorseful
fodder
coarse animal feed
incorrigible
incapable of being reformed
insight
an understanding of something
moccasin
leather shoe

poisonous snake
oust
expel
pestilence
disease that rages unchecked
repudiate
refuse to accept
reverent
solemnly respectful
sage
wise

odorous seasoning
textile
woven fabrics
umbrage
feel offended
reputable
respectable
averse
opposed
exterminate
to destroy
trance
sleeplike stae
surplus
quantity over what is needed
tangible
able to be touched
inexcorable
that can not be stopped
toga
loose outer garment
vindictive
revengeful
hemorrhage
to bleed heavily
census
official count of population
vigilantes
people taking the law into their own hands
disclaim
to deny
roisterer
a person celebrating noisily
stipulate
to specify
copious
plentiful
undulate
to move in a wavelike manner
antithesis
exact opposite
tempo
rate of avtivity
remit
to send, to forgive
credulous
easily fooled
synthetic
composed of manmade materials
earthy
coarse
adept
skillful
abstract
to summarize

difficult to understand

absent minded
demented
mentally ill
sepulcher
tomb
simile
directly expressed comparison
betrothed
intended partner in marriage
eccentric
oddly behaving
sleazy
disreputable