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::: exacerbate - worsen; aggravate; embitter
::: firebrand - piece of burning wood; hothead; troublemaker; person who stirs up trouble
::: accessory - additional object; useful but not essential thing
::: salacious - lascivious; lustful; Ex. salacious monk
::: halcyon - calm; peaceful; Ex. halcyon days
::: reticent - inclined to silence; uncommunicative; reserved; Ex. He was reticent about the reasons; N. reticence
::: viper - poisonous snake
::: profligate - wasteful (of money); dissipated; wildly immoral; dissolute; N: profligate person; N. profligacy
::: impale - pierce (with a sharp point); Ex. impaled by the spear
::: scourge - lash; whip (formerly used for punishment); source of severe punishment; V: whip; afflict