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nurse - suckle; take care of (as a nurse); bear in mind; Ex. nursing mother; Ex. nurse a hope/grudge against someone
statute - law enacted by the legislature
perverse - purposely continuing to do something wrong; stubbornly wrongheaded; perverted; directed away from what is right; wicked and unacceptable; Ex. perverse satisfaction; Ex. Hannibal Lecter in a perverse mood; N. perversity
menagerie - collection of wild animals on exhibition; zoo
corrode - destroy or wear away gradually by chemical action (over a long period)
licentious - amoral; lewd and lascivious; unrestrained
meddlesome - interfering; V. meddle: interfere
wheedle - deceive, persuade, or obtain by flattery; cajole; coax; Ex. wheedle a promise out of her
mangy - shabby; wretched; suffering from mange; of bad appearance
foreshadow - give an indication beforehand; be a sign of (what is coming); portend; prefigure