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::: fortitude - bravery; courage; strength of mind
::: avenge - take vengence for something or on behalf of someone; Ex. They avenged his death by burning the village; Ex. He swore to avenge his brother; Ex. They avenged themselves on their enemy.
::: abstruse - obscure; profound; difficult to understand
::: verbiage - pompous array of words; too many unnecessary words; wordiness
::: psychosomatic - of the influence of the mind on the body (esp. with respect to disease)
::: decadence - decay; fall to a lower level (of morality, civilization, or art); ADJ. decadent
::: dyslexia - word blindness; learning disorder marked by impairment of the ability to read
::: extenuate - weaken; mitigate; lessen the seriousness of (bad behavior)
::: latch - fastening or lock consisting of a movable bar that fits into a notch; V: close with a latch
::: insensate - without feeling; lacking sense; foolish