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consummate - complete; V.
putrefy - make or become putrid; N. putrefaction
effective - effectual; producing a strong response; striking; in operation; in effect; Ex. effective speech/photograph
shudder - shake uncontrollably; tremble; V.
empathy - ability to identify with another's feelings, ideas, etc.; identification with and understanding of another's feelings; V. empathize; CF. sympathy
indigence - poverty
intrude - put or force in without being asked; trespass; enter as an uninvited person; Ex. intrude one's own opinion into the report; CF. thrust in
uxorious - excessively submissive or devoted to one's wife; CF. uxor: wife
buccaneer - pirate
prophylactic - used to prevent disease; N: something prophylactic; condom; N. prophylaxis: prevention of disease