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::: courier - messenger
::: holocaust - destruction by fire; CF. burnt whole; CF. Holocaust
::: impugn - dispute or contradict (often in an insulting way); attack as false or questionable; challenge; gainsay; CF. fight
::: circlet - small ring; band of gold, silver, jewel, etc. (worn on the head, arms, or neck as decoration)
::: loath - reluctant; unwilling; disinclined; Ex. Romeo and Juliet were both loath for him to go.
::: deplore - regret; express sorrow and severe disapproval for something bad; Ex. deplore their violent behavior; ADJ. deplorable: very bad; deserving severe disapproval; Ex. deplorable living condition
::: penumbra - partial shadow (in an eclipse); CF. almost shadow
::: thrall - slave; bondage; slavery; Ex. Her beauty held him in thrall; CF. enthrall
::: impetuous - violent; hasty; rash; impulsive; without careful thought; Ex. impetuous decision
::: horde - crowd; swarm