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Annihalation
extinction
Armament
weapons, explosives
Compendium
comprehensive summary of a subject
Conciousness
awareness
Contived
planned
Denounce
criticize, condemn, accuse
Flog
beat, punish, whip
Inscrutable
impassice, mysterious
Interminable
everlasting, endless
Meagerness
lacking quantity
Mutability
metamorphasis
Partasinship
bias, membership
Ramification
result, consiquence
Raspingly
harshly
Ration
portion
Truncheon
stick carried by police
Unorthodox
eccentric, strange
Urbane
sophisticated
Vaporize
vanish
Vindictive
revengful, spiteful
Complacent
cocky, satisfied
Deride
to laugh at someone, thinking they are of no value
Equivocal
uclear
Espionage
the discovering of secrets
Galvanize
excite, stimulate
Heresy
unorthodoxy, blasfimy
Inexorable
relentless, unyeilding
Inherently
exhisting as a natural part of something
Odious
Odiousunpleasant, detestable
Perverse
eccentrice, pevish
Predicament
dilemma, quagmire
Proletariat
working class
Renounce
accept
Sanction
to punish
Sanguine
pessimistice, fatalistic
Sordid
dirty, foul
Stalwart
disloyal, tratorous
Strident
course, rasping
Tableax
freeseframe, snapshot
Venerable
respectable, honorable
Camaraderie
companionship
Debauchery
desire
Dissuade
deprecate
Edify
enlighten
Gesticulate
gesture
Impertinence
assurance
Ineffectual
worthless
Invariably
consistantly
Irrepressible
uncontainable
Multifarious
diverse
Obsolete
ancient
Officious
unofficial
Pedantic
pessimistic
Propensity
tendancy
Pugnacious
aggressive
rectify
correct
Shrewish
nagging
Sinecure
vulnerable
Succomb
surrender
Acuteness
keenness
Avaricious
greedy, selfish
Callous
apathetic
Capitulate
succomb, surrender
Cockney
type of speech used by lower class British people
Dearth
scarcety, lack
Disconcerting
disturbing, troubling
Disparage
deride, belittle
Effigy
statue, representation
Execrate
denounce, abhor
Expropriate
take, sieze, steal
Fatuous
stupid, moronic
Febrile
imaginative, excited
Flagrant
blatant, obvious
Iniquity
wickedness, immorality
Insatiable
unsatisfiable, ravenous
Lurid
sordid, horrifying
Omnipotent
almighty, all-powerful
Prescient
phsycic
Prosaic
mudane, unimaginative
Censure
denounce, condemn
Copious
abundant, plentiful
Decimate
annihalate
Didactic
pedantic
Disparate
different, contrasting
Dissonance
dicord, disagreement
Feign
fake, pretend
Frenetic
active, frantic
Irreverent
disrespectful, cheaky
Laud
glorify
Pandemonium
caios
Pompous
cocky
Prudence
cautiousnes
Rationalize
justify
Reprehensive
sinful
Spartan
simple
Thwart
stop, prevent
Torpid
lethargic, dead
Trepidation
apprehension, fear
Validity
lagitimacy
Ambiguous
unclear, dubious
Arbitrate
settle, judge
Archaic
obsolete, ancient
Austere
Spartan
Bucolic
Countryish
Burgeon
flourish, grow
Capricious
changeable, erratic
Circumspection
prudent, cautious
Enigma
pussling, mystery
Entice
lure
Guile
sneakyness, slyness
Incessant
continuous
Insubordination
disobediance, irreverance
Intransigence
stubbornness
Jettison
discard, throw away
Lithe
graceful, flexible
Mooring
anchors
Phlegmatic
impassive
Sanctimonious
rightous, pompous
Timorous
nervous and lacking confidence
Ambivalent
unsure, indecisive
Amenable
open, accepting
Augment
increase, enlarge
Circumvetn
avoid, evade, ellude
Coax
cajole, persuade
Encapsulate
summarize
Engulf
awallow, overwelm
Facade
guise, mask
Grandoise
grand
Incisive
clear
Inundate
flood, overwelm
Languid
lethargic, dull
Luguborious
sad, gloomy
Narcissism
conceited, self-admiration
Obstinate
stubborn
Palatable
acceptable
Sordonic
facetious, sarcastic
Stymie
thwart, prevent
Vex
agitate, annoy
Vilify
slander, insult