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austere
severe or stern in matter; simple, plain; harsh or sour in flavor
beneficient
performing acts of kindness or charity
cadaverous
pale, gaunt, resembling a ghost
concoct
to prepare by combining ingredients, make up
crass
coarse, unfeeling; stupid
debase
to lower in character, quality, or value; to degrade
desecrate
to contaminate, pollute, profane, defile, violate
disconcert
to confuse; to distrub the composure of
grandiose
grand in an impressive or stately way; majestic
inconsequential
unimportant
infraction
a breaking of a law or obligation
mitigate
to make milder or softer, to moderate in force or intensity
pillage
to rob of goods by open force; the act of looting
prate
to talk a great deal in a foolish or aimless fashion
punctilious
very careful and exact; precise
redoubtable
inspiring fear or awe; illustrious, eminent
reprove
to find fault with, scold, rebuke
restitution
the act of restoring someone or something to the rightful owner or to a former state or position; compensation, reimbursement
stalwart
stong and sturdy, brave; a strong supporter
vulnerabilty
open to attack; capable of being wounded or damaged, unportected