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atone

to make amends, as for a sin or fault; to expiate

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beatific

showing exalted joy

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distinguish

to perceive or recognize clearly

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elation

to quality or state of being very happy

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impel

urge into action

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menagerie

a diverse or eclectic group

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ominous

meancing

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philanthropic

organized to provide humanitarian assistance

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prostrate - v.

physically or emotionally incapacitated; overcome

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protrude

push or thrust outward

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prowess

superior skill or ability; superior strength, courage, or daring

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rapture

state of being carried away with great joy, love, ect.; ecstasy

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refurbish

to make clean, bright, and fresh again; renovate

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riotous

uproarious

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stubby

short and bristly

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subdue

make less intense; soften

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unintelligile

difficult or impossible to understand

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venom

malice; spite

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vindictive

spiteful; disposed to seek revenge

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wail

cry loudly and plaintively

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wretchedness

a deplorable state of distress, misfortune, or woe