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slacken - slow up; loosen; make or become slack
instigate - start; urge; provoke; incite; Ex. instigate a search/quarrel
derision - ridicule; ADJ. derisive; CF. derisory
partisan - one-sided; prejudiced; committed to a party (with dislike of any others); N: strong supporter of a party; guerrilla
feign - pretend
truculence - aggressiveness; ferocity; ADJ. truculent: aggressive; pugnacious; fierce
fictitious - imaginary; non-existent; purposely invented to deceive; untrue; Ex. fictitious name/boyfriend; CF. fictional
stipple - paint or draw with dots or short strokes
castigation - punishment; severe criticism or disapproval
bewitch - cast a spell over; captivate completely