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blight
noun
1. Any disease that damages plants.
2. Something that harms or destroys.

verb
To do harm to.
cite
verb
1. To mention or quote as an example or authority.
2. To mention for praise.
3. To summon before a court of law.
clemency
noun
Mercy shown in punishing or judging someone.
eccentric
adjective
Departing from accepted or normal behavior; odd.

noun
One who behaves in an odd or peculiar way.
farce
noun
1. A humorous stage play marked by improbable situations and exaggerated behavior.
2. An absurd or ridiculous event or situation; a mockery.
foray
noun
A sudden raid or advance into enemy territory.
glean
verb
To gather bit by bit.
nominal
adjective
1. In name only, not in fact.
2. Very small.
ostracize
verb
To exclude from a group; to banish.
posthumous
adjective
Occurring after a person has died.
quash
verb
1. To put down by force.
2. To put a stop to legally.
recipient
noun
One who receives.
ribald
adjective
Funny in a crude way.
suffrage
noun
The right to vote.
verve
noun
Enthusiasm; vivacity.