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floodgates
a gate, as in a canal, used to control a flow or level of water
to consider with a particular attitude or feeling
regard
to hate or feel contempt for
despise
one regarded as the biological offspring of a given ancestor or ancestors
descendants
1. a usu. formal agreement between two or more parties to engage in or refrain from something
2. in the Old Testament, God's provisional promises to the Hebrews
covenant
long life
longevity
to cover or extend over part of something
overlapping
1. the act of judging
2. a formal decision
judgment
the act of expressing extreme disapproval of; declaring be wrong, inadequate, or evil
condemnation