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Colloquy
Conference or a meeting
Cortege
Procession of any kind
Conflagration
Large destructive fire
Dystopia
Opposite of utopia; conditions are extremely bad
Coterie
Small select group of people; converse frequently
Gibbous
Moon with slightly more than half showing
Hypocrite
Someone who says one thing and does another
Ingenious
To be exceedingly clever
Jackanapes
Very conceited; mischievous child
Illusory
Something which is deceptive
Jacobin
Political radical on the leftist side
Kiosk
Small structure that serves as a booth or news stands
"Kiss and tell"
Revealing confidential information based on first hand knowledge
"Kiss of Death"
Something which is ruinous or destructive
Luminary
Person who is an inspiration to others; something that gives off light
Lurid
Anything that is sensational or shocking; horror
Machinate
To devise a plot secretely
Mammon
Wealth which is evil
Manacle
Handcuffs
Maroon
Abandoned or isolated with little hope of escape
Matrix
A surrounding substance in which something else originates
Mitigate
To reduce in force, reduce in intensity
Necromancy
Sorcery or black magic, to consult with spirits
Pagan
Someone with no religion; people who aren't christians
Perfunctory
Do something with little interest