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mutilate - maim; injure lastingly; deprive of a limb or an essential part
unsullied - untarnished; CF. sully
forgo - (forego) give up; do without
remission - temporary moderation (of disease symptoms); remitting of a debt or punishment; cancelation of a debt; pardon; Ex. The disease went into remission; Ex. Christians pray for the remission of sins.
acerbity - bitterness of speech and temper; ADJ. acerbic: bitter; acrid (in taste, manner, or tone)
sundry - miscellaneous; various; several; N. sundries: small miscellaneous items
bombastic - pompous; using inflated language
profligate - wasteful (of money); dissipated; wildly immoral; dissolute; N: profligate person; N. profligacy
ominous - threatening; of an evil omen
imbecility - weakness of mind; state of being an imbecile; N. imbecile: stupid person; fool