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condole - express condolences; N. condolence: sympathy for someone who has experienced great sorrow
homage - honor; tribute; great respect; Ex. pay/do homage to
pastiche - imitation of another's style in musical composition or in writing; work of art openly imitating the works of other artists
abnegation - renunciation; self-sacrifice; self-abnegation
sadistic - inclined to cruelty; N. sadism: delight in cruelty
abridge - condense or shorten
baleful - evil; malignant in intent or effect; deadly; having a malign influence; portending evil; ominous; threatening; Ex. baleful look
infest - inhabit in numbers large enough to be harmful; Ex. Mice infested the house; Ex. shark-infested waters
scenario - plot outline; screenplay(script for a movie); opera libretto; outline of possible future events
retinue - following; attendants