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abscond
v.
to run off and hide
access
n.
approach or admittance to places, persons, things
anarchy
n.
lack of government and law, confusion
arduous
adj.
hard to do, requiring much effort
auspicious
adj.
favorable; fortunate
biased
adj.
favoring one side unduly; prejudiced
daunt
v.
to overcome with fear, intimidate; to dishearten, discourage
disentangle
v.
to free from tangles or complications
fated
adj.
determined in advance by destiny or fortune
hoodwink
v.
to mislead by a trick, deceive
inanimate
adj.
not having life; without energy or spirit
incinerate
v.
to burn to ashes
intrepid
adj.
very brave, fearless, unshakable
larceny
n.
theft
pliant
adj.
bending readily, easily influenced
pompous
adj.
overly self-important in speech or manner; excessively stately or ceremonious
precipice
n.
a very steep cliff; the brink or edge of disaster
rectify
v.
to make right, correct
reprieve
n.
a temporary relief or delay
revile
v.
to attack with words, call bad names