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servitude - slavery; compulsory labor imposed as a punishment
deplore - regret; express sorrow and severe disapproval for something bad; Ex. deplore their violent behavior; ADJ. deplorable: very bad; deserving severe disapproval; Ex. deplorable living condition
holocaust - destruction by fire; CF. burnt whole; CF. Holocaust
unwieldy - awkward (to carry or move); cumbersome; unmanageable
ineffectual - not effective; not having a desired effect; weak
skulk - move furtively and secretly; Ex. He skulked through the less fashionable sections of the city.
apocryphal - (of a story) widely believed but untrue
satiate - satisfy fully (physical needs such as hunger); sate; N. satiety: condition of being satiated
cursive - (of writing) flowing; running; having the successive letters joined
obsessive - related to thinking about something constantly; of an obsession; preoccupying; N. obsession: compulsive preoccupation with a fixed idea; compulsive idea; V. obsess: preoccupy the mind of excessively