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generate
(v) to bring to existence, to be the cause of
devastate
to destroy, lay waste
reverie
(n) a daydream; the condition of being lost in thought
topple
(v) to fall forward; to overturn, bring about the downfall of
scan
(v) to examine closely, to look over quickly but thoroughly, to analyze the rhyhm of a poem.
deem
to think, believe, to consider, have an opinion
acquit
to declare not guilty, free from blame, discharge completely; to conduct or behave (oneself)
strand
(n) a beach or shore, a string of wire, hair, ec; (v) to drive or run aground; to leave in a hopeless position
petty
(adj) unimportant, trivial, narrow-minded, secondary in rank, minor
ingratitude
a lack of thankfulness
discredit
to throw doubt upon, cause to be distructed, to damage in reputatation, (n) a loss or lack of belief, confidence, or reputation
elusive
(adj) difficult to catch or to hold, hard to explain or understand.
ovation
(n) an enthusiastic public welcome, an outburst of applause
keepsake
(n) something kept in memory of the giver, a souvenir
plight
(n) a condition or state (usually bad) (v) to pledge, promise solemnly
idolize
to worship as an idol, make an idol of, to love very much
repent
(v) to feel sorry for what one has done or has failed to do
revocation
(n) an act or instance of calling back, repealing, an annulment, cancellation
strife
(n) bitter disagreement; fighting, struggle
mortal
(n) a being that must eventually die; (adj) of or relating to such a being; causing death, fatal; possible, conceivable