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One that contends with, opposes, or resists. (N)

Adversary

1

An often restless or transitory warmth of feeling. (N)

Ardor

2

Of little height; low (adj.)

Base

3

Of, relating to, or suggesting heaven or divinity. (Adj.)

Celestial

4

Worthy of respect. (Adj.)

Formidable

5

A thief who robs travelers on a road. (N)

Highwayman

6

To move by persuasion or influence. (V)

Induce

7

One who doesn't follow a particular religion. (N)

Infidel

8

Lacking in proper respect. (Adj.)

Impious

9

Harmful but enticing. (Adj.)

Insidious

10

Pure; not violated. (V)

Inviolate

11

To put oneself in a humble posture. (V)

Prostrate

12

To give away. (V)

Relinquish

13

To regard with respect. (V)

Revere

14

Comfort or warmth. (N)

Solace

15

To kick or reject. (V)

Spurn

16

lying on the back or with the face upward. (Adj.)

Supinely

17

To beg or pray for. (V)

Supplicate

18

oppressive power. (N)

Tyranny

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alertly watchful especially to avoid danger. (Adj.)

Vigilant