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::: martinet - strict disciplinarian; person who demands total obedience to rules and orders; CF. Jean Martinet
::: malediction - curse
::: vituperative - abusive; scolding; V. vituperate: berate; scold; rail against abusively
::: precursor - forerunner; predecessor
::: baleful - evil; malignant in intent or effect; deadly; having a malign influence; portending evil; ominous; threatening; Ex. baleful look
::: mercantile - concerning trade or merchants
::: vixen - female fox; ill-tempered woman; CF. shrew
::: bugaboo - bugbear; object of baseless terror
::: alienate - make unfriendly or hostile; estrange; separate; change the ownership of
::: dissension - disagreement of opinions causing strife within a group