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scabbard - case for a sword blade; sheath
annihilate - destroy
commune - small (often rural) community whose members share work and income; V: exchange thoughts or feelings; Ex. commune with nature
gracious - kind in a generous way (to someone less important)
flick - light stroke as with a whip; V: move with a light quick blow; strike with a light quick blow (as from a whip); Ex. flick the switch
nadir - lowest point; point on the celestial sphere diametrically opposite the zenith
trepidation - fear; nervous apprehension
reverent - respectful; worshipful; V. revere: regard with reverence; N. reverence: profound respect
avenge - take vengence for something or on behalf of someone; Ex. They avenged his death by burning the village; Ex. He swore to avenge his brother; Ex. They avenged themselves on their enemy.
wrinkle - small ridge on a smooth surface (face or cloth); V.