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vivid - (of light or color) bright and distinct; evoking lifelike mental images; Ex. vivid red hair/description
irascible - irritable; easily angered
predator - predatory animal or bird; predatory person; creature that seizes and devours another animal; person who robs or exploits others; ADJ. predatory: living by preying on other organisms; plundering; N. predation
shackle - chain; fetter; confine with shackles; N.
taint - contaminate; cause to lose purity; modify with a trace of something bad; Ex. tainted reputation; N: stain; touch of decay or bad influence; CF. touch
continence - self-restraint; sexual chastity; sexual abstinence; voluntary control over bladder and bowel functions; ADJ. continent
zenith - point directly overhead in the sky; summit; acme; highest point
adept - expert at; very skilled
affinity - feeling of kinship; similarity; Ex. strong affinity for her; Ex. many affinities between two languages
lewd - lustful