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Supreme chief

sovereign

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Straw or hay used to fees animals

chaff

2

Until this time

hitherto

3

unimaginable

inconceivable

4

All powerful

omnipotent

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to despise

abhor

6

to anger

provoke

7

Loathsome

abominable

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To inflame of enrage

incense

9

To burn slightly

singe

10

into pieces

asunder

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Someone who intervenes on your behalf

mediator

12

Mournful

lamentable

13

To waste away through grief or longing

pine

14

Irritation

vexation

15

in weaving the threads that run length wise on the loom

warp

16

in weaving the threads that run horizontally on the loom

weft

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A place where building stone is taken from the ground

quarry

18

To plan cleverly

contrive

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To make lower in dignity

demean