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::: decimate - kill (usually one out of ten or every tenth man); destroy or kill a large part of
::: incredulity - tendency to disbelief
::: paranoia - psychosis marked by delusions of grandeur or persecution; N: ADJ: paranoid, paranoiac
::: commemorate - honor the memory of; serve as a memorial to; Ex. commemorate the 100th anniversary/those who died in the war
::: surpass - exceed
::: impending - nearing; approaching; about to happen
::: perverse - purposely continuing to do something wrong; stubbornly wrongheaded; perverted; directed away from what is right; wicked and unacceptable; Ex. perverse satisfaction; Ex. Hannibal Lecter in a perverse mood; N. perversity
::: wince - move back suddenly; shrink back; flinch; Ex. She winced as she touched the cold body.
::: alimony - payments made regularly to an ex-spouse after divorce
::: inexorable - relentless; unyielding; implacable; not capable of being changed by entreaty or efforts; Ex. inexorable price rises