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requite - make return for; repay; reciprocate; revenge; N. requittal
embrace - hug; clasp with the arms; adopt or espouse; accept readily; encircle; include; Ex. embrace the cause/socialism; Ex. all-embracing; CF. brace; CF. bracelet
bemoan - lament; moan for; express sorrow or disapproval of
incorporeal - without a material body; insubstantial
pariah - social outcast; Ex. Mariah the pariah
apocalyptic - prophetic; pertaining to revelations especially of disaster; N. apocalypse
decadence - decay; fall to a lower level (of morality, civilization, or art); ADJ. decadent
psychosomatic - of the influence of the mind on the body (esp. with respect to disease)
odoriferous - giving off an odor
palpable - tangible; (of something bad) easily perceptible; obvious; Ex. palpable blunder