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steep - soak; saturate; Ex. steep the fabric in the dye bath; ADJ: precipitous
restitution - returning something (lost or stolen) to the rightful owner; reparation; indemnification; compensation for loss, damage, or injury
comeuppance - deserts; well-deserved punishment or misfortune; rebuke
knell - tolling of a bell especially to indicate a funeral, disaster, etc.; sound of the funeral bell; V.
petulant - touchy; peevish; ill-tempered
missile - object to be thrown or projected
filigree - delicate ornamental lacelike metalwork
foreshadow - give an indication beforehand; be a sign of (what is coming); portend; prefigure
orator - public speaker
canny - shrewd in money matters; thrifty