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mangle - tear or cut to pieces; mutilate or disfigure; Ex. badly mangled bodies
regiment - military unit; V: subject to strict order; Ex. regimented society
ambidextrous - capable of using either hand with equal ease
writhe - twist in coils; contort in pain
effectual - able to produce a desired effect; valid
bate - let down; lessen the force of; moderate; restrain; Ex. with bated breath; CF. abate
repertoire - list of works of music, drama, etc., a performer is prepared to present; CF. repertory
sycophant - servile flatterer; bootlicker; yes man; ADJ. sycophantic
ravenous - extremely hungry; voracious
slavish - of or like a slave; servile; showing no originality; copied very closely; Ex. slavish devotion/copy of the original