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coalition
comination or alliance
covenant
solemn agreement or compact
fetish
something worshiped for its magical power
talisman
object with magical powers
amulet
charm worn to ward off evil
diabolism
devil worship sorcery or witchcraft
necromancy
divination
exorcism
process of driving away evil spirits
idolatry
worship of idols
incentive
stimulus, that which stirs one to do or be
incubus
nightmare, depressing burden
insurrection
armed uprising or rebellion
boycott
peaceful rebolt in which one refuses the goods or services of the object of the revolt
riot
small, unorginized revolt
uprising
outbreak against the government
mutiny
revolt, especially by a ship's crew or a military unit.
revolution
may be violent or peaceful, like a longer revolt
paradox
self-contradictory statement or condition
paragon
perfect model or pattern
plagiarism
the stealing of ideas, the stolen ideas
solstice
time when the sun is farthest from the equator
aesthetic
responsive to beauty, artistic
chiimerical
of the nature of fantasy, imaginary
chimera
fire breathing monster witha lion's head, goats body, and serpents tail.
quixotic
a person who is a visionary or deluded individual, extravagantly chivalrous.
exotic
strange, foreign
forensic
peraining to public debate, oratorical
ineffable
unutterable, inexpressible
maudlin
weakly emotional, foolishly sentimental
occult
of a magical nature, mysterious
portentous
foreshadowing evil, awe-inspiring
relevant
perinent, bearing on the topic
apropos
relevent
sadistic
cruel, fond of cruelty