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abscond
v. to run off and hide
access
n. approach or admittance to places, persons, things; an increase
anarchy
n. a 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 future
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
laceny
n. theft
pliant
adj. bending readily; easily influenced
pompous
adj. overly self important in speech and manners; excessively 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
v. to grant a postponement
revile
v. to attack with words, call bad names