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exchequer - treasury; Ex. Chancellor of the exchequer
disconsolate - hopelessly sad (at the loss of something)
precept - practical rule guiding conduct; Ex. mother's precept
prophetic - of a prophet or prophecy; having to do with predicting the future; N. prophecy; V. prophesy; N. prophet
vixen - female fox; ill-tempered woman; CF. shrew
wheedle - deceive, persuade, or obtain by flattery; cajole; coax; Ex. wheedle a promise out of her
abash - embarrass
fodder - coarse food for cattle, horses, etc.; feed for livestock; CF. food
serenity - calmness; placidity; ADJ. serene
amputate - cut off part of body; prune (a limb)