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bombast
adj: puffed up/pompous
preferment
noun: promotion
obsequious
adj: fawning, showing servile compliance
grange
noun: farm/grainery
lascivious
adj: lecherous(indulgence in sex)
deluding
verb: deceiving
promulgate
verb: to make a deceleration/announce to public
beguiled
verb: diverted,taken away, charmed or delighted
alacrity
noun: eagerness, quicknss
surfeited
verb: indulgent/overfilled/overgratified
tempest
noun: violent storm
base
noun: common law; low in station
satiety
noun: fed to excess
requisites
adj: requirements
impediment
noun: something in the way, hinderance
egregiously
adj: conspicously, offensively
perdition
noun: total ruin,damnation
shrift
noun: confessional/ remission of sin
beseech
verb: repeated request/beg
wooed
men who court women
conspire
verb: secretly plot
importunity
noun: earnest request/demand
castigation
verb: punishment,criticism
advocation
verb: to plead in favor of/ccause of action
suborned
verb: induced of commit a bad action or perjury/ to do unlawful things
credulous
adj: gullible
reproach
noun: expression of disapproval/ criticism
wit
verb: intelligence, humor
iniquity
noun: sins/ wickedness
expostulate
verb: reason earnestly/ discuss, examine
mandate
noun: command, official instruction
bawdy
adj: vulgar, humorously coarse
insinuating
verb: introducing an idea subtlely
incontinent
adj: uncontrolled; unrestrained
mars
verb: damages; marks
peril
noun: danger
anon
adverb: soon/at once
fie
interjection: used to express distaste/disapproval
linger
verb: slow/slow in learning
pernicious
adj: deadly/ destructive
gratify
verb: reward; indulge; satisfy
trifle
noun: something of little value or importance
dismayed
verb: having lost courage
malice
noun: spite; ill-willed
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