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sunder - separate; part; CF. asunder
despot - tyrant; harsh, authoritarian ruler; CF. despotism
staid - serious and sedate; sober; Ex. staid during the funeral ceremony
glut - overstock; fill beyond capacity (with food); fill to excess; N: oversupply
travesty - copy or example of something that completely misrepresents the true nature of the real thing; comical parody or imitation; treatment aimed at making something appear ridiculous; Ex. travesty of justice; OP. paragon
ascetic - practicing self-denial; avoiding physical pleasures and comforts; austere; Ex. ascetic life of Buddhist monks; N. asceticism
ejaculation - exclamation; abrupt ejection (to discharge sperm); V. ejaculate
unfeigned - genuine; real
abyss - enormous chasm; vast bottomless pit
bevy - large group; Ex. a bevy of starlets