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anoint - consecrate; put oil on (in a religious ceremony)
begrudge - envy; give or allow unwillingly; grudge; Ex. We shouldn't begrudge him his success.
inerrancy - infallibility
capacity - mental or physical ability; role; position or duty; ability to accommodate; Ex. in my capacity as president
macerate - soften by soaking in liquid; waste away; Ex. macerate powdered wood to make paper
importune - beg persistently; make repeated requests (in an annoying way)
mitigate - appease; moderate; make or become less in force or intensity
wheedle - deceive, persuade, or obtain by flattery; cajole; coax; Ex. wheedle a promise out of her
sodden - thoroughly soaked; dull or stupid as if from drink
incapacitate - disable; N. incapacity: lack of capacity