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haunt - (of a spirit) visit (a place); come to mind continually; visit (a place) regularly; frequent; Ex. haunted house; Ex. haunted by his last words; N: place much frequented
abstinence - restraint from pleasant things, esp. eating or drinking; CF. abstention: act of abstaining from vote
convivial - pleasantly merry; festive; joyous; gay; characterized by joviality; jovial
cremate - incinerate (a corpse); N. crematory, crematorium
heedless - not noticing; disregarding
indite - write; compose
relapse - return to a former state (esp. after improvement); N.
scoff - laugh (at); mock; ridicule; Ex. scoff at their threats
distract - take (one's attention) off something; upset emotionally; make anxious; ADJ. distracted
connotation - suggested or implied meaning of an expression; V. connote