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fervid - ardent; zealous; hot
desperate - having lost all hope; despairing; reckless and violent because of loss of hope or despair; undertaken as a last resort
ostracize - banish from a group; exclude from public favor; ban; Ex. His friends ostracized him. N. ostracism
beseech - beg; plead with
garish - overbright in color; unpleasantly bright; gaudy
fictitious - imaginary; non-existent; purposely invented to deceive; untrue; Ex. fictitious name/boyfriend; CF. fictional
trifling - trivial; unimportant
malediction - curse
demise - death
threadbare - worn through till the threads show; shabby and poor; hackneyed; Ex. threadbare excuses