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Animadversion
stong criticism, a critical remark, harsh disapproval
Celerity
swiftness of action or motion, haste
Histrionic
of or relating to actors or acting, excessively dranatic or emotional
Maelstrom
a violent or turbulent situation, a whirlpool of extraordinary size
Overt
open and observable, not hidden; of or relating to military intelligence operations sanctioned or mandated by congress
Pejorative
tending to make or become worse; a disparaging word or expression of disapproval
Propound
to put forward for considerration, propose
Propriety
the quality of being proper, correct behavior
Sacrilege
desecration, misuse or theft of something sacred
Summarily
presented in a condensed form, consice; performed speedily and without ceremony
Suppliant
asking humbly and earnestly; one who asks humbly and earnestly
Suppliant
asking humbly and earnestly; one who asks humbly and earnestly