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amnesty
an act of forgiveness, sometimes fromthe government
autonomy
self-government, plitical control
axiomatic
swlf-evident, expression of a universally accepted rul
blazon
to broadcast widely
caveat
a warning to prevent misunderstanding or discourage behavior
equitable
fair, just
extricate
to free from difficulties, to remove with effort
filch
to steal in a sneaky way
flout
to mock
fractious
tending to be trublosome, unpredictable, unruly
precept
a rule of action or conduct
salutary
helpful, healthful, wholesome
scathing
bitterly severe
scourge
to punish severly, a cause of suffering or source of sever punishment
sepulchral
typically of the tomb, extremely gloomy
soporific
adj- tending to cause sleep
n- something that induces sleep
straitlaced
very strict in moral conduct, prudish
transient
adj- short time
n- one who stays a short time
unwieldy
not easily handled b/c of complexity or size
vapid
dull, uninteresting, lifeless