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abolish
To bring to an end; to do away with.
agony
Great pain of mind or body; suffering.

agonizing- Very painful.
catapult
1. A machine used in ancient wars that threw objects with great force.
2. To move or be moved suddenly and with great force, as if by a catapult.
character
1. The qualities that make a person or place different or special.
2. A person in a story, movie, or play.
3. A letter or symbol used in writing or printing.
denounce
1. To speak out against something; to criticize.
2. To accuse someone of doing wrong.
escalate
To go up or increase in size or scope.
grim
1. Cruel; fierce.
2. Unfriendly or threatening; stern.
3. Unpleasant; disturbing.
harbor
1. A protected place along a seacoast where ships can find shelter.
2. To give shelter to; to take care of by hiding.
3. To hold and nourish a thought or feeling in the mind.
inflict
To cause something painful to be felt.
loathe
To hate or dislike greatly.
loathing
meddle
To involve oneself in other people’s affairs without being asked.
meddlesome- Given to taking part in others’ affairs without being asked.
monstrous
1. Causing shock; horrible; wicked.
2. Extremely large.
rouse
1. To awaken, to wake up.
2. To stir up; to excite.
steadfast
Unchanging; steady; loyal.
translate
To put into a different language.