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ameliorate
verb; to make better; to become better; to improve.
baleful
adjective; expressing hatred or evil; harmful, ominous.
berate
verb; to criticize vigorously; to scold vehemently.
circumvate
verb; to avoid through craftiness.
compunction
noun; a feeling of uneasiness or anxiety caused by guilt.
condone
verb; to overlook or accept without punishment; to pardon or excuse.
diminutive
adjective; very small; tiny.
euphemism
a polite term used to avoid directly naming something considered offensive or unpleasent.
expendable
adjective; able to be used up and then discarded or replaced.
heresy
noun; the expression of shocking or unacceptable views.
heretical
adjective; to have a shocking or unacceptable view.
infirmity
noun; physical or mental weakness or defect.
infirm
adjective; weak or feeble
profane
verb; to treat with scorn or irreverence.
adjective; 1. disrespectful of sacred things. 2. not connected with religion; worldly.
recompense
verb; to pay or compensate.
noun; payment; compensation.
repast
noun; food and drink; a meal.
sevitude
noun; a lack of freedom; forced labor.