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flay - strip off skin; plunder; remove the skin from; criticize harshly
affinity - feeling of kinship; similarity; Ex. strong affinity for her; Ex. many affinities between two languages
unilateral - one-sided; involving or affecting only one side; Ex. unilateral declaration
primate - group of mammals including humans
thrash - beat with a whip or flail; defeat utterly; talk about thoroughly in order to find the answer; move wildly or violently; Ex. The fishes thrashed about in the net.
lewd - lustful
reimburse - repay; pay back
glamor - compelling charm; ADJ. glamorous
alleviate - relieve (pain)
perfidious - treacherous; disloyal; N. perfidy: treachery