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::: proscribe - prohibit; ostracize; banish; outlaw
::: mimicry - imitation
::: sacrilegious - desecrating; profane; N. sacrilege: desecration, misuse, or theft of something sacred
::: prosperity - good fortune and financial success; physical well-being
::: presentiment - premonition; foreboding; feeling something will happen; anticipatory fear
::: actuate - motivate; activate; cause to act
::: resuscitate - revive; bring back to life or consciousness; Ex. resuscitate the drowned child
::: billow - large wave of water; a great swell or surge (of smoke); V: surge, swell, roll in billows
::: unison - unity of pitch (in musical performance); complete accord; Ex. The choir sang in unison.
::: alloy - mixture as of metals; something added that lowers in value or purity; V: mix; make less pure; lower in value or quality; spoil; CF. unalloyed: not in mixture with other maetals; pure; complete; unqualified; Ex. unalloyed happiness