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prohibitive - so high as to prohibit purchase or use; tending to prevent the purchase or use of something; prohibiting; inclined to prevent or forbid; Ex. prohibitive tax
emancipate - set free; liberate
foreboding - premonition of evil; feeling of coming evil; V. forebode: be a warning of (something unpleasant)
degradation - humiliation; debasement; degeneration; V. degrade: debase; disgrace; degenerate; reduce (something) in worth; demote (someone); reduce in rank
rancor - long-lasting hatred; bitterness; Ex. negotiation without rancor; ADJ. rancorous
drastic - strong; violent and severe; Ex. drastic changes/measures
placid - peaceful; calm; Ex. placid child/lake
amass - collect (gradually, in a very large amount)
belittle - disparage; depreciate
clandestine - secret