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Allude

v.To refer to in and indirect way.

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Consecrate

1. v. To set apart as holy
2. To dedicate to a cause; to devote

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Disseminate

v. To scatter or spread widely

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Dote

v. To show excessive fondness for (used with on or upon).

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Exhort

v. To urge strongly; to warn or appeal.

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Feckless

adj. Careless or irresponsible

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Implicate

v. To show to be involved with something, especially something dishonest or illegal

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Lament

v. To feel or empress grief

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Monetary

v. Of or relating to money or currency

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Pomp

n. A showy or dignified display

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Stilted

adj. To bring under control; to conquer

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Trauma

1.n A severe bodily injury
2. Emotional shock

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Wanton

1. adj. Ignoring what is right
2. Excessive or unrestrained
3. Playful or frolicsome

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Subjugate

V. To bring under control; to conquer

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Pensive

adj. Deep in thought; dreamily thoughtful