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neutrality

n. 中立; 中立地位

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entity

n. 實體,存在,本質

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moral crisis

道德危機

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elaborate

adj. 精心的; 精巧的

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realm

n. 界, 領域; 範圍

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dolent

adj. sorrowful

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woe

n. used to express grief, regret, or distress

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scramble

v. 倉促行動;爬行, 攀爬

n. 混亂; 混亂的一團

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huddle

v. 擠作一團; 聚在一起

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relentless

adj. 殘酷的, 無情的

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determination

n. 堅定; 果斷, 決斷力;決心

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purgatory

n. 滌罪,煉獄

a state after death according to Roman Catholic belief in which the souls of people who die are made pure through suffering before going to heaven : a place or state of suffering

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chthonian

chthonic

adj. of or relating to the underworld

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salvation

n. 救助, 拯救;救星; 救助的手段

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blot

v. 塗污, 弄髒;污損(名譽); 使蒙恥

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crenelate/crenellate

v. provide (a wall of a building) with battlements:

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snake

v. 蛇行, 悄悄地爬行

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hoarse

adj. 嘶啞的; 粗啞的

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spire

n. 尖塔; 尖頂; 錐形體

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leaden

adj. 沈重的, 難舉起(或移動)的

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spiral

v. 盤旋; 成螺旋形

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tread

n. (樓梯等的)踏板

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pit

n. a hole, shaft, or cavity in the ground
v. to become marked with pits

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beseech

v. 懇求; 哀求

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unyielding

adj. 不屈服的; 不讓步的; 頑固的

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lustful

adj. 貪慾的; 渴望的

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writhe

v. 扭曲; (痛苦地)扭動(身體等)

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fiery

adj. having or showing a lot of strong and angry emotion

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gluttonous

adj. 貪心的

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excrement

n. 排泄物; 糞便