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Remonstrance

Protest; statement of reasons against an idea

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Arduous

difficult

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Celestial

Heavenly, divine

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Chastise

To punish

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Extenuate

To make something seem less serious

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Relinquish

To give up or Let go

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Prudent

Acting with or showing care or thought of the future

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Impious

Having a lack of respect or reverence

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Trample

To tread on heavily

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Bondage

State of captivity

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Solace

Comfort/consolation

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Temporal

Relating to the earthly world, temporary

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Supine

Lying on your back, passive

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Tart

Sour in taste

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Apparition

Ghost

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Invincible

Unable to be hurt

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Apprehension

Feeling of fear or dread

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Esteem

Worth or value

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Martial

Pertaining to military life

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Insidious

Sly or crafty; treacherous