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internecine - mutually destructive
legacy - gift made by a will; something handed down from an ancestor
quizzical - curious; suggesting puzzlement (without saying); questioning; teasing; mocking; bantering; Ex. quizzical glance
intrinsic - essential; inherent; built-in
ambivalence - the state of having contradictory or conflicting emotional attitudes or opinions
fester - rankle; produce irritation or resentment; (of a cut or wound) generate pus or rot; Ex. His insult festered in my mind for days.
moribund - dying; at the point of death; CF. death
shard - fragment generally of broken pottery (glass, clay bowl, or cup)
inebriate - make drunk; intoxicate; N. intoxicated person
wrangle - quarrel noisily; obtain through arguing; herd cattle; N.