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penury
extreme poverty
expel
to compel somebody to leave by force
conflagration
a large fire that causes a great deal of damage
partisans
members of a group that are resisting an occupying force
flit
to move quickly from one place to another
intolerable
so bad, difficult, or painful that it cannot be endured
inhibitions
feelings or beliefs that prevent freedom of action
irrevocably
unable to be retracted, repealed, or anulled
pious
devoutly religious
abyss
something that is immeasurably deep or infinite
petrified
to become numb or paralyzed by strong emotion
interspersed
to distribute among other things at intervals
compulsory
required by law or authority
camaraderie
a feeling of close friendship among a group of people
epidemic
a rapid and extensive outbreak of a disease