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desecrate
v- to commit sacraledge; to defile the holiness of something
inconsequential
adj- unimportant or trifling
concoct
v- to prepare by combining ingredients; to invent, devise, or fabricate
disconcert
v- to confuse; to disturb the composure of
cadaverous
adj- pale, gaunt (boney), resembling a corpse
grandiose
adj- grand and impressive, pompus and exaggerated
debase
v- to degrade, to lower in quality or value
beneficent
adj- performing acts or kindness or charity, doing good
crass
adj- stupid or unfeeling; vulgar
desist
v- to cease doing something
austere
adj- without adornment (decoration) or lugsury; simple, plain; severe and stern in manner
infraction
n- a breaking of a law or obligation
redoubtable
adj- inspiring fear or awe; eminant
pillage
v- to rob by open force usually in war, to plunder; n- booty; the act of looting
vulnerable
adj- open to attack, unpretected, capable of being wounded
stipend
n- a fixed sum of money paid periodically for services
prate
v- to talk a great deal in a foolish way
restitution
n- the act of restoring someone or something to a former state or position
punctilious
adj- very exact, meticulous, precise, attentive on fine points
stalwart
adj- brave, strong, sturdy; n- a brave, strong person; a strong supporter
reprove
v- to reprimand, rebuke, scold
mitigate
v- to make milder or softer