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sage - person celebrated for wisdom; wise person; ADJ: wise
condescend - (derog.) bestow courtesies with a superior air; descend to the level of one considered inferior
mayhem - injury to body; crime of willfully maiming or crippling a person; violent disorder; Ex. mayhem in the zoo; CF. maim
personify - represent (an inanimate object) as a person; be the embodiment or perfect example of; Ex. She is evil/patience personified; N. personification
disport - amuse; Ex. disport oneself; CF. divert
platonic - purely spiritual; theoretical; without sensual desire
abstain - refrain; withhold from participation; intentionally not use one's vote;
beseech - beg; plead with
illimitable - infinite; limitless
imperil - put in danger