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incriminating
accusing; causing to seem guilty; implicating
deluged
flooded
eulogies
speaches in honor of someone
paraphernalia
accoutrements; all the needed trimmings/stuff
ponderous
heavy, weighty
imperiously
royal, domineering or overbearing
impotence
powerless; having no power
neutrality
not choosing sides
tomes
books, volumes
saboteurs
people who set out to destroy
shrapnel
shards/pieces of bombs and/or weapons
retaliated
got back at; revenged
perpetually
on-going, continually
denunciation
public condemnation; public put down
consternation
dismay
colleagues
co-workers
merited
earned; rewarded
palates
tastes in food or design
infinitesimal
very tiny
taciturn
untalkative, quiet
rapturous
exctatic; fill with great joy
premonition
forshadowing, knowing something ahead of time
astronomical
to the skies
contaminated
made unclean
Gestapo
German secret police
ignominy
humiliation, totally unknown
prodigy
gifted beyond normal standards
sparsely
at widely spaced intervals
spectacles
eyeglasses
remonstrated
to say in protest or rebuke
edict
decree by an authority having the force of a law;
formal command
auspicious
proud, honored
venerable
honorable
daunted
stopped by fear; discouraged
ration
a fixed portion or allotment
liaison
a person who is the go between
tantalizing
teasing, enticing
susceptible
easily affected
unabashedly
not embarrassed
eminence
greatness