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usurp - seize another's power or rank (without legal authority); supplant; appropriate; N. usurpation; CF. take for one's own use
reciprocal - mutual; given and received in return; exchangeable; interacting; Ex. reciprocal trade agreement
corrosive - eating away by chemicals or disease; (of language) fierce
irate - angry; CF. ire: anger; wrath
allay - calm; pacify
maraud - move in search of plunder; Ex. marauding army
contrite - penitent; repentant; N. contrition
tortuous - winding; full of curves; Ex. tortuous mountain road
antiquity - quality of being very old; ancient times;
disdain - treat with scorn or contempt