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undefined, object
copy deck
consequence
aftermath
region on opposite side of the world
antipodes
translate; figure out
decipher
lowering in self-respect
degrading
superior group
elite
vast numbers of stars; distinguished gathering
galaxy
unclear
hazy
incapable of being explained
inexplicable
personal belongings
paraphenalia
expressions of approval
plaudit
occurring after death
posthumous
draw back in fear
quail
speak in protest
remonstrate
memorize in an unthinking way
rote
state definately; call for explicity
specify
modest
unassuming
area
zone
structure for conveying water
aqueduct
large covered wagon; group of travelers
caravan
punish
chasten
degrade
demean
instructive
edifying
call forth
ellicit
invigorating
exhilerating
one who shoes horses
farrier
great mental abilities
genius
encircled; fastened with a belt
gird
bury
inter
question
interrogate
earliest; crude
primitive
quarrelsomely aggressive
pugnacious
course; rows; strong-smelling; arrange in order; Xtreme
rank
travel
wend
sponsorship
aegis
use carefully; plan of income and expenses
budget
tooth decay
caries
record of historical events
chronicle
believe
deem
converstion; continuous exchange of views
dialogue
cut
engrave
water pitcher
ewer
almost incredile
fabulous
small ship's boat; two-wheeled carriage; hook through the body
gig
important in history
historic
supposed for the sake of an argument
hypothetical
money
lucre
sweet-smelling
Odorous
lack of density; object valued b/c of scarcity
rarity
evil
sinister
group of three
triad
encourage
abet
award; agreement
accord
pointed tool used for making holes
awl
compel by making threats against
coerce
remorseful
contrite
coarse animal feed
fodder
incapable of being reformed
incorrigible
understanding of something
insight
heelless leather, snake
moccassin
expel
oust
disease that rages unchecked
pestilence
refuse to accept
repudiate
award, agreement
accord
small pointed tool used for making holes
awl
heelless leather; snake
moccassin
solemnly respectful
reverant
wise man; odorous seasoning
sage
woven fabric
textile
feel offended
umbrage
opposed
averse
official count of a population
census
deny
disclaim
destroy
exterminate
bleed heavily
hemmorhage
that cannot be stopped
inexplorable
respectable
reputable
person celebrating noisily
roisterer
produce young in large numbers
spawn
specify
stipulate
quantity over what is needed
surplus
that can be touched
tangible
loose outer garment
toga
sleep-like state
trance
takes law into their own hands
vigilante
revengeful
vindictive
considered apart from any object; summarize; difficult to understand; absent-minded
abstract
skillful
adept
exact opposite
antithesis
intended partner for marriage
betrothed
plentiful
copious
easily-fooled
credulous
mentally ill
demented
coarse
earthy
axles not on centers; oddly behaving
eccentric
forgive; send
remit
tomb
sepulcher
comparison between things
simile
disreputable; flimsy
sleazy
composed of man-made fiber
synthetic
rate of activity
tempo
move in a wave-like manner
undulate
shortened
abridged
acrid
bitter
addition to something larger; join to a larger area
annex
of 2 eyes
binocular
bloody killing of many people
carnage
facts from which conclusions can be drawn
data
swollen
discend
letter
epistle
handy-man
factotum
remove the head; harshly criticize
flay
cave
grotto
supervisor
overseer
easily upset
squeamish
object that is representative
symobl
make a written copy of
transcribe
graduates
alumni
that lives on water and land
amphibian
based on personal whim
arbituary
exchange; bow-legged
bandy
belief in what another says
credence
pick out
cull
excessively high
exorbitant
easily-deceived
gullible
fealess
intrepid
offer cheap satisfaction
pander
deserving of rebuke
reprehensible
a making up
restitution
rising agian
resurgent
excite pleasurably
titillate
write in a different key; reverse the order of
transpose
with explanatory notes
annoted
judge quality of; estimate worth
appraise
defense; side of the deck
bulwark
evergreen tree
conifer
jam; save
conserve
add decorative details
embellish
old-fashioned; narrow-mainded
hidebound
showing no feeling
impassive
formallt start; to place in office
inaugurate
spread throughout
pervade
spend as little as possible
skimp
fearless; sturdy
stalwart
forced and unnatural
stilted
formal essay
treatise
loving
amorous
uter confusion
chaos
harvesting machine bring together; group of business firms
combine
manner
demeanor
make known
divulge
short-lived
ephemeral
one who typifies a quality
epitome
eat greedily
gorge
deep-throated
guttural
sword handle
hilt
imitate
mimic
most imporatant
paramount
iron grating that closes off a gateway
portcullis
provide fresh supplies
replenish
severe; strict
rigorous
non spiritual
temporal
ghost-like figure
apparation
covered walk; religous withdraw
cloister
not genuine
counterfeit
area of land at the mouth of a river
delta
able to speak easily; smooth-flowing
fluent
timid
gingerly
person who opposes the church
heretic
profitable
lucrative
one who dies for his beliefs
martyr
extremely religous; hypocrytical
pious
wise
prudent
provides enjoyment to the senses
sensuous
short; rudely ignore
snub
sluggish
torpid
bringing to ruin; reversal
undoing
support by speaking up
vouch
easily managed
tractable
feeling of well being
euphoria
stealthy
surrepitous
hidden
latent
brief and meaningful
pithy
inner tissue of the stem
pith
over-used
hackneyed
fat
obese
death; transfr
demise
medicine that restores vitality
tonic
full of hate
baleful
bandage to reduce bleeding
tourniquet
crude
uncouth
statement made under oath
testimony
tower that stores fodder
silo
person preteding to be ill
malinger
useless
futile
unusual
abnormal

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