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expropriate - take possession of (often for public use and without payment)
breed - produce young; rear; bring up; produce (an undesirable condition); N: kind or sort of animal or plant
fallow - (of land) plowed but not sowed (to improve the quality); uncultivated
fritter - waste (time or money on unimportant things)
platonic - purely spiritual; theoretical; without sensual desire
requite - make return for; repay; reciprocate; revenge; N. requittal
gossamer - sheer; very light; like cobwebs; N: soft and sheer fabric; cobweb
autocratic - having absolute unchecked power; dictatorial; N. autocrat, autocracy
illuminate - brighten; clear up or make understandable; enlighten; enable to understand; Ex. illuminating remarks
whit - small amount; smallest speck; Ex. not a whit of