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flout
to mock treat with contempt
caveat
a warning caution to prevent misunderstanding or discourage behavior
blazon
to adorn
filch
to steal, especially in a sneaky way and in pretty amounts
fractious
tending to be troublesome; unruly, quarrelsome, contrary; unpredictable
equitable
fair, just, embodying principles of justice
autonmomy
self-government, political control
addendum
an addition or supplement designed to increase correctness, completeness, or currrency
amnesty
a general, pardon for an offense against a government; in general, any act of forgiveness
autonomy
self-evident, expressing a universally accepted principle or rule
extricate
to free from entanglements or difficulities
soporific
tending to cause sleep, relating to sleepiness or lethargy;
scathing
bitterly severe, withering; causing great harm
unwieldy
not easiy carried, handled, or managed because of size or complexity
prognosticate
to predice, especially on the basis of present indications or signs, foretaken
sepulchral
funereal, typical of the tomb; extremely gloomy or dismal
salutary
beneficial, helpful; healthy, wholesome
straitlaced
extremely strict in regard to moral standards and conduct;
scourge
to whip, punish severely;
precept
a rule of conduct or action
transient
lasting only a short time, fleeting; one who stays only a short time
vapid
dull, uninteresting, tiresome; lacking in sharpness, flavor, liveliness, or force