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elated - filled with excited joy and pride; overjoyed; in high spirits; joyful and proud; Ex. elated crowd; V. elate; N. elation
amicable - peaceful; politely friendly; not quarrelsome; Ex. amicable settlement
mulct - defraud a person of something; swindle; Ex. mulct the boy of his legacy
purge - remove or get rid of something or someone unwanted; eliminate; free from blame or guilt; cleanse or purify (esp. of sin, guilt, or defilement); N.
castigation - punishment; severe criticism or disapproval
desolate - make desolate; forsake; abandon and desert
bauble - trinket; cheap jewel; trifle
fancier - breeder or dealer of animals; one who has a special interest, as for raising specific plant or animal
metaphysical - pertaining to speculative philosophy; of metaphysics; N. metaphysics: branch of philosophy that examines the nature of reality
articulate - effective; distinct; expressing ideas clearly; having clear sounds; having joints; Ex. articulate speech; V: express thoughts and feeling clearly; pronounce clearly; unite by joints