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to abase
to lower, lessen
to grovel
to creep or crawl in abasement
propensity
inclination; tendency
effluence
a flowing, emanation
to obviate
to anticipate and dispose of
propinquity
likeness or affinity
to usurp
to possess wrongfully
bane
source of harm or ruin
sedulous
untiring;persistent
deleterious
hurtful; weakening
malignant
harmful; producing death
to reciprocate
to return
impalpable
incapable of being felt by touch
dexterity
skill and ease using hands
petulant
insolent; cross
to abase
to lower, lessen
to grovel
to creep or crawl in abasement
propensity
inclination; tendency
effluence
a flowing, emanation
to obviate
to anticipate and dispose of
propinquity
likeness or affinity
to usurp
to possess wrongfully
bane
source of harm or ruin
sedulous
untiring;persistent
deleterious
hurtful; weakening
malignant
harmful; producing death
to reciprocate
to return
impalpable
incapable of being felt by touch
dexterity
skill and ease using hands
petulant
insolent; cross
precocity
mental alertness above average
acrid
sharp, bitter
enigma
puzzle
talisman
charm
asperity
harshness of temper
ulterior
further; going beyond what is said
loquacity
talkativeness
to repine
to express dejection; to long for something
haggard
wasted, worn
vivacious
animated
contiguity
proximity, nearness
misanthropy
hatred of humanity
malignity
malice, ill-will
dolefully
mournfully
to satiate
to fill, to satisfy
vestige
a trace, barely visibly sign
colloquy
mutual discourse, conversation
machination
intrigue
to subjugate
to force to submit to control
denizen
inhabitant
to prattle
to babble
to mollify
to pacify
to gesticulate
to gesture with arms and hands
imperious
overbearing, domineering
vicissitude
quality or state of being changeable
exemplary
serving as a good example
obeisance
deference; homage
blasphemous
intentional indignity toward the sacred
transitory
for a short time; temporary
potentate
sovereign wielding great power
ravenous
voracious; very eager for food
languor
sluggishness
jocularity
jesting
depredation
act of plundering
probity
uprightness; honesty
unbenignantly
unkindly
animadversion
adverse criticism
profusion
abundance; lavish supply
scurvy
disease from lack of vitamin C
mercenary
for money
morion
visorless, high-crested helmet with turned-up edge
ministration
helpful attention or service
necromancy
conjuration of spirits for prophecy
centrifugal
proceeding away from the center
to apotheosize
to elevate to divine status
intimation
hint
conjectural
involving guesswork
nugatory
of no value; worthless
to repudiate
to reject; to disavow
impediment
something that interferes, hinders