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::: sully - defile; soil; tarnish; Ex. sully one's hands in menial labor
::: enterprising - full of initiative; showing enterprise
::: pique - irritation; resentment from wounded pride (eg. loss in a contest); V: provoke; arouse; annoy; cause to feel resentment; Ex. pique her curiosity
::: consanguineous - (consanguine) having a common ancestor
::: obloquy - slander; disgrace; infamy
::: impunity - freedom from punishment or harm; CF. punish
::: rusticate - banish to the country; dwell in the country
::: lucrative - profitable; producing wealth
::: endear - make beloved; Ex. endear her to everyone; ADJ. dear: loved; cherished; high-priced
::: avenge - take vengence for something or on behalf of someone; Ex. They avenged his death by burning the village; Ex. He swore to avenge his brother; Ex. They avenged themselves on their enemy.