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incarcerate
to lock up/confine
opulence
wealth
rococo
elaborately detailed artistic or musical style; intricately ornate
jaundiced
revealing an attitude of unpleasantness
facile
easily done
menial
lowly, subservient
querulous
complaining, faultfinding
abet
to help in or to encourage a bad act
bellicose
looking for a fight
posthumous
occurring after death
anathema
a curse or formal ban
chaste
pure and innocent
eminence
importance or prominence
postulate
an assumed truth
bellwether
a leader- one who will take charge
rostrum
a raised stage or platform
hapless
unlucky
quell
to crush/overwhelm
opprobrium
infamy (public shame following bad conduct)
incantation
a written or spoken spell
aberration
something straying from normal/accepted
anachronism
a thing out of place in time
convivial
lively/spirited
deviate
to vary from the standard
jaunty
lively or cheerful in manner