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sybarite - lover of luxury; person devoted to pleasure and luxury; CF. Sybaris: an ancient Greek city in Italy
titillate - tickle; excite pleasantly; Ex. not to titillate the audience but to enlighten it
plait - braid; interwine; interweave strands or lengths of; make by weaving strands together; Ex. plaited hair; N: braided length as of hair o fabric; CF. pigtail, ponytail
rile - irritate; vex; muddy
arbitrate - act as judge (at the request of both sides)
maculated - spotted; stained; CF. immaculate
holocaust - destruction by fire; CF. burnt whole; CF. Holocaust
berserk - mad with violent anger; frenzied; madly excited
intolerant - not willing to accept ways of thinking different from one's own; CF. tolerant; CF. tolerate
obloquy - slander; disgrace; infamy