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foment - stir up; incite; instigate; promote the growth of (something evil or unpleasant)
atone - make amends for; pay for; Ex. atone for
dank - damp; unpleasantly wet
crotchety - (of someone old) eccentric; odd; whimsical; bad-tempered; N. crotchet: odd or whimsical notion
retort - quick sharp reply; V.
propulsive - driving forward; N. propulsion
desperate - having lost all hope; despairing; reckless and violent because of loss of hope or despair; undertaken as a last resort
onerous - burdensome
institute - organization for a special purpose; V: establish
callus - area of thick hard skin