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rabid - of or suffering rabies; like a fanatic; extremely zealous; furious; CF. rabies: hydrophobia
stygian - unpleasantly dark; gloomy; hellish; deathly; CF. Styx: the chief river in the subterranean land of the dead
bilk - swindle; cheat
protocol - diplomatic etiquette; ceremony and etiquette observed by diplomats; first copy of a treaty before its ratification; Ex. Protocol demands that the queen meet him at the airport.
secular - worldly; not pertaining to church matters or religion; temporal
migrant - changing its habitat; wandering; Ex. migrant birds/workers; N: one that migrates
minion - servile dependent; obsequious follower
repercussion - rebound; reaction; reverberation; Ex. serious repercussion
forbearance - patience; forgiveness; V. forbear: refrain from (in a generous and forgiving way); be patient; Ex. forbear to send him to prison
accoutre - equip; N. accoutrement