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supplicate - petition humbly; pray to grant a favor
gouge - tear out; cut out (as if with a gouge); Ex. gouge his eyes out; N: chisel for cutting out hollow areas in wood
insurgent - rebellious; N.
lurid - wild; sensational; graphic; gruesome; horrible; Ex. lurid details of the murder
ravel - fall apart into tangles; entangle; unravel or untwist
hapless - unfortunate; luckless
mutablility - ability to change in form; fickleness; ADJ. mutable: able to change; fickle; CF. mutate; CF. mutant
taint - contaminate; cause to lose purity; modify with a trace of something bad; Ex. tainted reputation; N: stain; touch of decay or bad influence; CF. touch
surpass - exceed
nugatory - worthless; futile