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19 Cards in this Set

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vengeance
punishment inflicted or retribution exacted for an injury of wrong
conjure
to make appear unexpectedly or seemingly from nowhere as if by magic
partisan
strong supporter of a person, party, or cause
titillate
stimulate or excite (especially in a sexual way)
prodigious
remarkably or impressively graet in extent, size or degree
calumny
slander, making of false and defamatory statements in order to damage someone's reputation
ascertain
to discover through reasearch
inculcate
t instill by persistent instruction
licentious
inappropriate, promiscuous
lascivious
lustful, feeling sexual desire
abrogation
the act of putting an end to
propitiation
the act of appeasing (soothing), to please
malign
speak about someone in a spitefully critical manner
guile
sly or cunning intelligence
mores
accepted behavior
ameliorate
to improve
contentious
tense, awkward, controversial
contemptuous
showing contempt (utter distaste); scornful
incredulous
unwilling or unable to believe something