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conspiracy - treacherous plot; secret plan against the law (by two or more people)
nemesis - someone seeking revenge; source of downfall or ruin; CF. Nemesis
willowy - flexible; pliant; slender; CF. willow
idyll - (idyl) short poem idealizing rural life; simple happy period of life (in the country); scene from such a time; Ex. idyll of two young lovers
reprobation - severe disapproval; CF. approbation
strew - spread randomly; sprinkle; scatter; Ex. flower girl strewing rose petals
blithe - (blithesome) gay; joyous
promote - advance in rank; advance; help to flourish; advocate; help actively in forming; publicize or popularize; Ex. Milk promotes health; Ex. promote a match/bill; Ex. promote a new product
forge - counterfeit; reproduce fraudulently; form by heating in a forge and hammering into shape; move with a sudden increase of speed or power; Ex. forged ahead in the last two years; N: furnace where metals are heated
pilfer - steal things of small value; filch; snitch