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Bolt

(v) to swallow quickly without chewing / (v) to move quickly / (n) a measure of cloth

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Brine

salt water

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Calisthenics

blending, stretching, and jumping exercises

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Cantankerous

bad-tempered; obnoxious

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Chaff

useless material separated from grain / something worthless

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Charismatic

inspiring loyalty

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Chasm

deep opening in earth / seperation

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Chimerical

imaginary

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Compulsion

irresistible urge

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Confident

self-assured

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Correlate

to compare or connect

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Coven

group of witches

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Coveted

highly desired

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Craw

stomach

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Curt

rudely abrupt

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Defiance

open disobediance

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Demolish

to destroy

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Despicable

deserving disrespect or scorn

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Dignitary

high-ranking officer (usually in government or religion)

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Dilatory

slow; delaying