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abyss
a deep of bottomless pit
befall
to happen,orrur, to happen to
crucial
of supreme importance,decisive, critical
dregs
the last remaining part; the part of least worth
embody
to give form to; to incorporate, include; to personify
exasperate
to irritate, annoy, or anger
fiasco
the complete collapse or failure of a project
garnish
to adorn or decorate, especially food; an ornament or decoration, especially for food
heritage
an inheritance; a birthright
inert
lifeless, unable to move or act; slow, inactive
mercenary
acting or working for self-gain only; a hired soldier
negligent
marked by carelessness or indifference; failing to do what should be done
oblivion
forgetfulness, disregard; a state of being forgotten; an amnesty, general pardon
opus
an impressive piece of work
pallid
pale, lacking color; weak and lifeless
parable
a short narrative designed to teach a moral lesson
rational
based on reasoning; able to make use of reason
reciprocal
shared; involving, give-and-take between two persons or things; working in both directions; (math) a number that, when multiplied by another number, gives 1
stricture
a limitation or restriction; a criticism; (medicine) a narrowing of a passage in the body
veneer
a thin outer layer; the surface appearance or decoration; to cover with a thin layer