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decry - express strong disapproval of; condemn openly (something dangerous to the public); disparage; Ex. decry the violence of modern films
atone - make amends for; pay for; Ex. atone for
drastic - strong; violent and severe; Ex. drastic changes/measures
decelerate - slow down
improvident - thriftless; not providing for the future
mollify - soothe an angry person
generate - cause; produce; create
mealymouthed - indirect in speech (when something unpleasant must be said); hypocritical; evasive
skulduggery - (skullduggery) dishonest behavior or action; Ex. skulduggery in the election
antagonism - hostility; active opposition; V. antagonize: cause to become an enemy; N. antagonist: person who is opposed to another; opponent; adversary; principal character in oppostion to the protagonist