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::: frenzied - madly excited; N. frenzy: violent wild excitement
::: perdition - damnation; complete ruin; hell
::: sensuous - giving pleasure to the senses; pertaining to the physical senses; operating through the senses; sensuous feeling of soft velvet on the skin
::: chastise - punish as by beating; criticize severely
::: genuflect - bend the knee as in worship
::: civil - having to do with citizens; not military or religious; courteous and polite; Ex. married in a civil ceremony; Ex. civil strife/disorder/law; N. civility; CF. civic
::: grimace - facial distortion to show feeling such as pain, disgust, etc; V.
::: memento - token; reminder of the past; keepsake; Ex. memento of your visit
::: disinter - dig up; unearth; OP. inter
::: furtive - stealthy; quiet and secret (trying to escape notice); sneaky; Ex. furtive glance