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Ameliorate
v. To make better, to improve
Baleful
adj. Expressing hatred
Berate
v. To criticize vigorously
Circumvent
v. To avoid through craftiness
Compunction
n. A feeling of uneasiness caused by guilt
Condone
v. To overlook or accept without punishment
Dimunitive
adj. Very small
Euphemism
n. A polite term used to avoid directly naming something considered to be unpleasant
Expendable
adj. Able to be used up
Heresy
n. The expression of shocking views
Infirmity
n. Physical or mental weakness or defect
Profane
v. To treat with scorn
adj. Disrespectful
Recompense
v. To pay or compensate
n. Payment
Repast
n. Food and drink, a meal
Servitude
n. A lack of freedom