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behemoth
n. huge creature n. something of monstrous size or power
behoove
vb. suited to vb. be proper for
belated
adj. delayed
beleaguer
vb. cause to surround with troops
belittle
vb. make worse vb. express disapproval
benediction
n. blessing
berate
vb. scold strongly
besmirch
vb. soil vb. defile
biennial
adj. every two years
beneficiary
n. person entitled to benefits or proceeds of an insurance policy or will
benevolent
adj. generous adj. charitable
bereft
adj. deprived of adj. lacking
beholden
adj. obligated adj. indebted
bereavement
n. state of being deprived of something valuable or beloved
benign
adj. kindly adj. favorable adj. not evil
belabor
vb. beat soundly vb. attack verbally
benighted
adj. overcome by darkness
belie
vb. contradict vb. give a false impression
benison
n. blessing
belligerent
adj. quarrelsome
bellicose
adj. warlike
benignity
n. state of being kind, favorable, gracious
bestial
adj. beastlike adj. brutal
berserk
adj. frenzied
bestow
vb. confer
bicameral
adj. two-chambered, as a legislative body
bibulous
adj. inclined to drink adj. affected by alcohol adj. related to drinking
bicker
vb. quarrel
bifurcate
adj. divided into two braches adj. forked
betroth
vb. become engaged to marry
benefactor
n. gift-giver n. sponsor
bevy
n. large group