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Ethical

Having to do with morals, values, right and wrong

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Apparition

A ghost or ghostly figure

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Peruse

To read thoroughly and carefully

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Obsess

To trouble, haunt, or fill the mind

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Discordant

Disagreeable in sound, lacking in harmony

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Antics

Ridiculous and unpredictable behavior or actions

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Adage

A proverb, wise saying

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Citadel

A fortress that overlooks and protects a city

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Collaborate

To work with, work together

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Articulate

To pronounce distinctly

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Finesse

Delicate skill, tack and cleverness

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Proximity

Nearness, closeness

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Disdain

To look upon with scorn

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Ample

More than enough

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Ostracize

To exclude from a group, banish, send away

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Genial

Cordial, pleasantly

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Volatile

Highly changeable,fickle, unstable

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Intrigue

Crafty dealings, underhanded plotting

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Inaudible

Not able to be heard

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Wanton

Reckless, heartless, unjustifiable, loose, inmorals

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Defect

An imperfection, flaw

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Legendary

Described in well known stories, existing in old stories rather than in real life

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Repercussion

An effect or consequence of some action or event

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Scapegoat

A person or thing carrying the blame for others

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Flaunt

To wave or flutter showily

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Jurisdictiuon

An area of authority or control

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Gingerly

With extreme care or caution

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Pseudonym

A pen name, name assumed by a writer