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austere
sever or stern in manner; without adornment or luxury, simple, plain
beneficent
performing acts of kindness or charity; conferring benefits, doing good
cadaverous
pale, gaunt, resembling a corpse
concoct
to prepare by combining ingredients; to devise, invent
crass
coarse, unfeeling; stupid
debase
to lower in character, quality, or value; to degrade, adulterate; to cause to deteriorate
desecrate
to commit sacrilege, treat irreverently; to pollute
desist
to cease doing something
disconcert
to confuse; to disturb the composure of
grandiose
grand in an impressive or stately way; marked by pompous affectation or grandeur
inconsequential
trifling, unimportant
infraction
a breaking of the law or obligation
mitigate
to make milder or softer, to moderate in force
pillage
to rob of goods by open force, plunder
prate
to talk a great deal in a foolish fashion
punctilious
very careful and exact; attentive to fine points
redoubtable
inspiring fear or awe; illustrious
reprove
to find fault with, scold, rebuke
restitution
the act of restoring someone/something to rightful owner or former state
stalwart
strong and sturdy; brave; resolute
stipend
a fixed sum of money paid periodically for services
vulnerable
open to attack; capable of being wounded or damaged