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terminus - last stop of railroad; end
flout - reject; mock; show contempt for; scorn; Ex. flout the rules
appropriate - acquire; take possession of for one's own use without permission; set aside for a particular purpose; allocate; CF. misappropriate
valid - logically convincing; sound; legally acceptable; effective; Ex. valid reasoning/passport
sumptuous - grand suggesting great expense; lavish; rich; Ex. sumptuous feast
execrate - curse; express abhorrence for; detest
debauch - corrupt morally; seduce from virtue; N. debauchery: wild behavior (with sex and alcohol)
illicit - illegal
hone - sharpen (a tool); N: whetstone for sharpening a tool
chase - ornament a metal surface by indenting; follow rapidly to catch