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reciprocate - do or give something in return; repay in kind; give or take mutually; interchange; move backwards and forwards; Ex. reciprocate his invitation by inviting him; N. reciprocity: reciprocal relationship; mutual interchange of advantages between two groups; Ex. reciprocity in trading rights
austere - forbiddingly stern; ascetic; without comfort or enjoyment; severely simple and unornamented; Ex. a monk's austere life; Ex. austere grandeur of the cathedral; N. austerity
bestial - beastlike; brutal; inhuman; very cruel
bicker - quarrel
prophetic - of a prophet or prophecy; having to do with predicting the future; N. prophecy; V. prophesy; N. prophet
cadence - rhythmic rise and fall (of words or sounds); beat; regular beat of sound; rhythm
antiseptic - substance that prevents infection in a wound; ADJ.
entrance - put under a spell(condition caused by magical power); carry away(fill with strong feeling) with emotion; put into a trance; fill with delight
peruse - read through with care; N. perusal
yeoman - man or farmer owning small estate; middle-class farmer