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hubris - arrogance; excessive self-conceit
burgeon - grow rapidly; grow forth; send out buds; Ex. burgeoning computer industry; CF. bludgeon
buccaneer - pirate
protagonist - leader or noticeable supporter of an idea; chief character in a play or story
pillage - plunder
pittance - small amount (of money); small allowance or wage
inexorable - relentless; unyielding; implacable; not capable of being changed by entreaty or efforts; Ex. inexorable price rises
dilapidated - falling to pieces; in a bad condition; ruined because of neglect; Ex. dilapidated old car/castle; N. dilapidation
invalidate - weaken; destroy; make invalid; nullify
suture - stitches sewn to hold the cut edges of a wound or incision; material used in sewing; V: sew together a wound