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Tantalize

To frustrate

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Mnemonic

Assisting in memory

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Procrustean

Forcing rigid conformity

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Vulcanization

A process through heat that rubberizes

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Promethian

Boldly original

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Hubris

Excessive pride

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Zephyr

Westerly wind

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Narcissism

Extreme self love

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Mercurial

Changing forms

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Siren

A woman who attracts men

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Chimerical

Fantastic or unrealistic

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Anthropomorphism

Attribution of human like qualities

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Aphrodisiac

Creates strong sexual love desire

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Nemesis

Agent of revenge

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Hypnotic

To put one into a sleep trance like state

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Cupidity

Greed for money or possessions

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Herculean

Tremendous in size

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Achillies heel

A weak point

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Titanic

Enormous in size or strength

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Bacchanal

Wild drunken party

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Adonis

Extremely handsome young man

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Labyrinth

A complex man

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Lethargic

Lazy or sluggish

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Martial

Warlike

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Odyssey

A long wandering voyage

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Protean

Readily changing form

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Amazon

Tall, strong, aggressive woman

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Panacea

Cure all

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Aegis

Sponsorship or pertection

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Chaos

Disorganized principle

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Hades

Hell

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Olympian

Godlike

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Midas

Anything you touch turned to gold

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Arachnid

Spider like

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Mercurial

Changeable

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Saturnine

Gloomy grave

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Mentor

An experience and trustee adviser