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::: breed - produce young; rear; bring up; produce (an undesirable condition); N: kind or sort of animal or plant
::: catharsis - purging or cleansing of any passage of the body; purging and weakening of strong emotions as a result of experiencing a dramatic work of art
::: desolate - (of a place) deserted; unpopulated; (of a person) lonely; forlorn; joyless
::: advent - arrival
::: sully - defile; soil; tarnish; Ex. sully one's hands in menial labor
::: incidence - rate of occurrence; particular occurrence; Ex. high incidence of infant mortality
::: hireling - one who serves for hire (usually used contemptuously); one who works solely for compensation; Ex. hireling politician
::: reputable - respectable; having a good reputation
::: depose - dethrone; remove from office; give a deposition; testify
::: innuendo - indirect or subtle (derogatory) hint; insinuation; Ex. sexual innuendo