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amorous
adjective
Expressing love or the state of being in love.
belittle
verb
To present or speak of as unimportant or of little value.
censure
verb
To blame or find fault with.

noun
A severe criticism or harsh judgment.
deem
verb
To consider; to believe.
divulge
verb
To make known something secret; to reveal.
exorbitant
adjective
Exceeding normal bounds; greater or more than seems reasonable.
expostulate
verb
To argue earnestly with another in an attempt to dissuade.
fateful
adjective
Having great or significant consequences.
ingrate
noun
An ungrateful person.
injunction
noun
1. An order or command.
2. A court order prohibiting someone from doing something.
moribund
adjective
Close to death; in a dying state.
motif
noun
1. A theme or idea in a work of art or literature that is developed or repeated.
2. A figure or design repeated in the decoration of something, such as a building or textile.
subsidize
verb
To support by giving financial aid.

subsidy - noun
a grant of money, often provided by a governmenet to a group or individual.
sumptuous
adjective
Extravagantly splendid or costly; luxurious.
voluble
adjective
Characterized by a ready flow of words; talkative.