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anathema
a person or thing detested or loathed
beggar
a person who begs alms or lives by begging.
chafe
1. to wear or abrade by rubbing
2. to make sore by rubbing
dementia
severe impairment or loss of intellectual capacity
fend
1. to ward off
huggermugger
disorder or confusion; muddle
indemnity
protection or security against damage or loss
joust
a combat in which two knights on horseback attempted to unhorse each other with blunted lances
militant
vigorously active and aggressive, esp. in support of a cause
pariah
an outcast.
posse
a body or force armed with legal authority.
satus quo
the existing state or condition
tender
soft or delicate in substance; not hard or tough
ubiquitous
existing or being everywhere, esp. at the same time; omnipresent
xenophobia
an unreasonable fear or hatred of foreigners