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scruple - hesitate for ethical reasons; fret about; Ex. She did not scruple to read his diary; N: uneasy feeling arising from conscience; conscience
encomiastic - praising; eulogistic; N. encomium: very high praise; eulogy
vindicate - clear from blame; free from blame or accusation (with supporting proof); exonerate; substantiate; justify or support; avenge; Ex. vindicate one's client; Ex. vindicate one's claim; CF. vindicator
rabble - mob; noisy crowd
regale - entertain
crevice - crack; fissure
contrived - unnatural and forced; artificial; not spontaneous; Ex. The ending was rather contrived.
incendiary - arsonist; ADJ: causing fire; of arson; Ex. incendiary bomb
quiescent - dormant; temporarily inactive; at rest; N. quiescence
crone - hag; ugly old woman