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1

castigate

criticize severely; punish

2

cognate

related linguistically

3

consecrate

dedicate; sanctify

4

crestfallen

dejected; dispirited

5

demur

object; hesitate

6

discerning

mentally quick and observant; having insight

7

drivel

nonsense; foolishness

8

endeavor

to attempt to fulfill commitment; reach; strive

9

euthanize

to put to death

10

factitious

not real, genuine or natural; artificial

11

forage

to search or hunt for food and provision

12

genteel

refined; polished

13

heed

pay attention to; consider

14

imperturbable

calm; placid; composed

15

incredulous

withholding belief; skeptical

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iniquitous

wicked; immoral; unrighteous

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irksome

annoying; tedious

18

levitate

float in the air

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mannered

affected; not natural

20

mogul

a very rich or powerful person; a magnate