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alderman
a member of the municpal legislative body
augmenting
to make (something already developed) greater
benefice
a church office endowed with fixed capital assets
boisterous
rough and stormy; violent
discourse
to narrate or discuss
enmity
deep-seated, often mutual hatred
envious
feeling, expressing or characterized by envy
esteem
regard with respect
heretics
a person who holds controversial opinions
impute
to attribute; credit
invocation
an incantation used in conjuring
languish
to become weak or feeble
loathed
to dislike (someone or something) greatly
obscured
indistinctly heard; faint
pernicious
evil; wicked
portentous
foreboding
posterity
future generations
profaners
those who have irreverence for what is sacred
purged
to free from impurities
transgression
a violation of a law, command or duty