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amnesty
a general pardon for an offense against a govermnet; in general, any act of forgiveness or absolution.
autonomy
Self government , political control
axiomatic
Self-eveident,expressing a universal accepted principle or rule
blazon
to adorn or embelish ; to display conspiciously; to publish or proclaim widely
caveat
a warning or caution to prevent misunderstanding or discourage behavior
equitable
fair, just, emboyding principles of justuice
extricate
to free from entanglements or difficulties; to remve with effort.
filch
to stael, espically in a sneaky way and in petty amounts
flout
to mock, treat with contempt
fractious
tending to be troublesome;unruly,quarlesome,contrary, unpredictible
precept
a rule of conduct or action
saltuary
banifical, helpful; healthy, wholesome
scathing
bitterly severe, withering; causing great harm
scourge
to whip, punish severly.
a cause of affliction or suffering;a source of sever punishment or critisim
sepulchural
funeral typical of the tomb; extrmely gloomy or dismal
soporific
tending to cause sleep, relating to sleepinessor lethargy
someone that induces sleep
straitlaced
extremly strict in regard to moral standards and conduct;prudish,puritancil
transient
lasting only a short time, fleeting
one who stays only a short time
unwiedly
not eaisly carried, handled, or managed because of size or complexity
vapid
dull, uninteresting, tiresome;lackingin sharpness,flavor,liveliness,
or force.