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adversary

an enemy or oponnent

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alienate

to make someone unfriendly

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artifice

dishonest or insincere behavior

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coerce

to force someone to do something

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craven

having or showing a complete lack of courage

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culinary

used in or relating to cooking

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delete

to remove from a document, recording, video, etc.

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demise

to transmit by inheritence

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exhilarate

to cause someone to feel very happy

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fallow

cultivated land that is left idle

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harass

to annoy someone in a constant or repeated way

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inclement

physically severe (inclement weather)

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muse

to think about something carefully

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negligible

very small or unimportant

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perpetuate

to cause something bad to continue

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precedent

prior in time

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punitive

intended to punish someone

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redress

to correct something that is wrong or unfair

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sojourn

a period of time where you stay in a place as a traveler

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urbane

polite and confident