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masticate
chew
anon
soon; presently
cogitate
think
noisome
offensive to the sense of smell
larceny
theft
mettlesome
full of courage; spirited
ignominy
shame
benighted
overtaken by darkness of night; unenlightened; intellectually or morally ignorant
consecrate
To declare or set apart as sacred; bless
beset
attack on all sides; surround
benediction
blessing
winsome
full of a winning quality; cheerful; merry
prevaricate
lie
begrime
cover with grime; make dirty
scintillate
twinkle; sparkle
wane
decrease gradually in size
veracity
truthfulness
behest
command; order
avarice
greed
afoul
in a state of entanglement
excoriate
To tear or wear off the skin of; abrade
beholden
bound in gratitude
wax
grow in size
aloof
distanced; withdrawn
asunder
apart (friends were torn asunder)
behoove
be necessary for
bullish
like a bull; tending to cause rises in stock prices; expecting a rise in stock prices
asinine
like an ass or donkey; stupid; silly
bearish
like a bear; rending to depress stock prices; expecting a fall in stock prices
sanguine
having a ruddy color; confident
beget
To cause to exist or occur
amiss
wrong (something went amiss)