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unsullied - untarnished; CF. sully
castrate - remove the sex organs (of a male animal or person)
sentimental - swayed by sentiment; appealing to the sentiments
facetious - joking (often inappropriately); unserious; humorous
adapt - make or become suitable for a specific use; alter; modify; adjust; N. adaptation: act of adapting; composition recast into a new form; Ex. The play is an adaption of a short novel.
unwitting - not knowing; unaware; unintentional; Ex. She was their unwitting accomplice; Ex. unwitting insult; CF. wit: know
memorial - something, such as a monument or holiday, intended to honor the memory of a person or event; ADJ: commemorative
plebiscite - direct vote by the entire electorate (on an important issue)
nutrient - nourishing substance; ADJ: providing nourishment
trickster - person who cheats people