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sherbet - flavored dessert ice
quagmire - bog; marsh; soft, wet, boggy land; predicament; complex or dangerous situation from which it is difficult to free oneself
wane - decrease in size or strength (after being full); grow gradually to an end; Ex. The moon waxes and wanes every month; N.
acclimate - adjust to climate or environment; adapt
Machiavellian - crafty; double-dealing; of the political doctrine of Machiavelli, which holds that craft and deceit are justified in pursuing political power
misconduct - immoral behavior; bad management; V.
sensuous - giving pleasure to the senses; pertaining to the physical senses; operating through the senses; sensuous feeling of soft velvet on the skin
embark - commence; go on board a boat; begin a journey
anarchist - person who seeks to overturn the established government; advocate of abolishing authority
sully - defile; soil; tarnish; Ex. sully one's hands in menial labor