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Chilling (adj):

frightening

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Heaps (noun) [plural] [adverb]:

a lot

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To chain:

to fasten someone or sth using a chain

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To stay put:

to remain in the same place or position

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Brutal (adj):
 A brutal crime

cruel, violent, and completely without feelings

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Footage (un)
 Security footage

(a piece of) film especially one showing an event

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Ute (cn):

a pick-up truck (= a small vehicle with an open part at the back in which goods can be carried)

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Loose lips
 Police are waiting for loose lips

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Perpetrators (n):

someone who has committee a crime or a violent or harmful act

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Sculpture (n):

the art of forming solid objects that represent a thing, person, idea, etc. out of a material such as wood, clay, metal, or stone, or an object made in this way

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To be laid to rest:

an nghi

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Adversity (n):

a difficult or unlucky situation or event

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Humility (un):

the quality of not being proud because you are aware of your bad qualities

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Ethos (single noun):

the set of beliefs, ideas, etc. about the social behaviour and relationships of a person or group

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To pay tribute to sb/sth:

to praise someone or sth

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Memorial (n):

an object, often large and made of stone, that has been built to honour a famous person or event

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Paddock (n)[sport]:

an area surrounded by fences where horses or cars are kept and shon to the public before a race

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Dignified (adj):
 He was very dignified last night

controlled, serious, and calm, and therefore deserving respect

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To be elevated to sth (formal):

to be given a higher rank or social position

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Derby (cn):
 A local derby

a sports event between teams in the same area