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Antipathy

a deep-seated feeling of dislike

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Colloquy

a conversation

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Deleterious

causing harm or damage

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Denizen

an inhabitant or occupant of a particular place

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Depredation

an act of attacking or plundering

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Dissolute

lax in morals

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Duplicity

deceitfulness; double dealing

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Effluence

the act or process of flowing out

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Estrange

cause to be no longer close or affectionate to someone

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Imbibe

absorb or assimilate ideas

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Imperious

assuming power or authority without justification

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Lurid

very vivid in color

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Machinations

a plot or scheme

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Nugatory

of no value or importance

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Obeisance

deferential respect

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Obviate

remove

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Odious

extremely unpleasant

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Plebeian

a commoner

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Potentate

a monarch or ruler

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Preternatural

beyond what is normal or natural

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Propensity

an inclination or natural tendency to behave in a particular way

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Propinquity

the state of being close to someone or something

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Repugnance

intense disgust

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Retribution

punishment inflicted on someone as vengeance for a wrong or criminal act

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Sedulous

showing dedication and diligence

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Subjugate

bring under domination or control, especially by conquest

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Vicissitude

a change of circumstance or fortune, typically one that is unwelcome

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