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debase - degrade; reduce in quality or value; degenerate; lower in esteem; disgrace; N. debasement
propellant - (propellent) substance which propels or drives forward (such as an explosive charge or a rocket fuel)
cajole - persuade by praise or false promise; coax; wheedle
laceration - torn ragged wound; V. lacerate: tear (the skin as with broken glass); wound
chafe - warm by rubbing; make sore by rubbing; N.
culinary - relating to cooking or kitchen
apposite - appropriate; fitting
relegate - put into a lower or worse place; banish to an inferior position; delegate; assign; Ex. relegate the old furniture to the children's room; Ex. relegated to the second division
beget - father; become the father of; produce; give rise to
narrative - related to telling a story; N: narrated account; story; V. narrate: tell (a story); CF. narration