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austere
(adj)severe pr stern in manner; without adornment or luxury,simple,plain, or sour in flavor
beneficent
(adj) performing acts of kindness or charity; conferring benefits; doing good
cadaverous
(adj) pale, guant, resembling a corpse
concoct
(v) to prepare by combining ingredients, make up (as a dish) to devise, invent, fabricate
cress
(adj) coarse, unfeeling; stupid
debase
(v) to lower in character quality, or value; to degrade, aduterate; to cause to deteriorate
desecrate
(v) to commit sacrilege upon, treat irrevently; to contaminate, pollute
disconcert
(v) to confuse; to distub the comosure of
Grandiose
(adj) grand in an impressive or stately way; marked by pompous affectation or grandeur, absurdly exaggerated
inconsequential
(adj) trifling, uniportant
ifraction
(n)a breakinf of a law or obligation
mitigate
(v) to make milder or softer, to moderate in force or intensity
pillage
(v) to rob of goods by open force (as in war), Plunder; (n) the act of looting; booty
prate
(v0to talk a great deal in a foolish or aimless fashion
punctilious
(adj) very careful and exact, attentive to fine points of etiquette or priority
redoubtable
(adj) inspiring fear or awe; illustration, eminent
reprove
(v) to findfault with, scold, rubuke
restitution
(n) the act of restoring someone or something to the rightful owner or to aformer steate or position; making good on alss or damage
stalwart
(adj) strong and sturdy; brave resolute; (n) a brave, strong person; s astong supporter; one who takes an un compromising position
vulnerable
(adj) open to attack; capable of being wounded or damaged; unprotected