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incessant
adj-never stopping, going on all the time
posthumous
adj-occurring or published after death
lucid
adj-easy to understand, clear; rational, sane
credible
adj- believable
prim
adj-overly neat, precise, proper, or formal; prudish
bondage
n- slavery; any state of being bound or held down
taunt
v-to jeer at, mock
n-an insulting or
mocking remark
supplant
v-to take the place of,
supersede
atone
v- to make up for
superfluous
adj-exceeding what is sufficient
or required, excess
tenacious
adj-holding fast; holding
together firmly;
persistent
hamper
v- to hold back
defray
v- to pay for
diligent
adj- hardworking, industrious, not lazy
doleful
adj- sad, dreary
ghastly
adj-frightful, horrible; deathly pale
hew
v-to shape or cut down with an ax; to hold to
impoverished
adj-poor, in a state of poverty; depleted
intricate
adj-complicated, difficult to understand
sardonic
adj-grimly or scornfully mocking, bitterly sarcastic