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taper - very thin candle; gradual decrease in the width of a long object; V. make or become gradually narrower toward one end
patrician - noble; aristocratic; N: person of high rank; aristocrat; CF. member of the governing classes in ancient Rome; CF. plebian
demise - death
perdition - damnation; complete ruin; hell
covetous - avaricious; desirous of (someone else's possessions); V. covet: desire eagerly (someone else's possessions)
inebriate - make drunk; intoxicate; N. intoxicated person
subservient - behaving like a slave; servile; obsequious; subordinate; N. subservience
knotty - intricate; difficult; tangled; CF. knot
astral - relating to the stars
intrinsic - essential; inherent; built-in