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abyss
noun
a deep or bottomless pit
"The Little Mermaid"
befall
verb
to happen, occur; to happen to
future
crucial
adj.
of supreme importance, decisive, critical
necessary
dregs
plural noun
the last remaining part; the part of least worth
remnant
embody
verb
to give form to; to incorporate, include; to perosnify
Adam
exasperate
verb
to irritate, annoy, or anger
"I've had it up to here!"
fiasco
noun
the complete collapse or failure of a project
F
garnish
verb, noun
to adorn or decorate, especially food;
*an ornament or decoration, especially for food
restaurants
heritage
noun
an inheritance; a birthright
a will
inert
adj.
lifeless, unable ot move or act: slow, inactive
snail
mercenary
adj., noun
acting or working for self-gain only;
*a hired soldier, a soldier of fortune
ME!!!
negligent
adj.
marked by carelessness or indifference; failing to do what should be done
lazy
oblivion
noun
forgetfulness, disregard; a state of being forgotten; and amnesty, general pardon
Alzheimer's disease
opus
noun
an impressive piece of work, especially a musical composition or other work of art
"The Mona Lisa"
pallid
adj.
pale, lacking color; weak and lifeless
white
parable
noun
a short narrative designed to teach a moral lesson
the Gospel of Matthew
rational
adj.
based on reasoning; able to make use of reason; sensible, reasonable
easy
reciprocal
adj., noun- shared; involving give-and-take between two perosns or things; working in both directions; *(math)a number that, when multiplied by another number, gives 1- opposite
stricture
noun
a limitation or restriction; a criticism; (medicine) a narrowing of a passage in the body
strict
veneer
noun, verb
a thin outer layer; a surface appearance or decoration; *to cover with a thin layer
teeth