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thrall - slave; bondage; slavery; Ex. Her beauty held him in thrall; CF. enthrall
sadistic - inclined to cruelty; N. sadism: delight in cruelty
uncouth - boorish; clumsy in speech or behavior; outlandish
verbalize - put into words; ADJ. verbal: of words; spoken rather than written; oral; of a verb
faculty - mental or bodily powers; teaching staff
resolution - determination; resoluteness; ADJ. resolute: firm or determined in purpose
antecedents - preceding events that influence what comes later; ancestors or early background
impale - pierce (with a sharp point); Ex. impaled by the spear
emasculate - weaken; castrate
asinine - stupid; Ex. asinine remarks