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protean - able to take on many forms; versatile; CF. Proteus: sea god to change his shape at will
appease - pacify or soothe; Ex. appease a crying baby; N. appeasement
amnesty - pardon (allowed by government to political criminals)
baleful - evil; malignant in intent or effect; deadly; having a malign influence; portending evil; ominous; threatening; Ex. baleful look
distraught - upset; distracted by anxiety; very anxious and troubled almost to the point of madness; Ex. distraught with grief/worry
acute - (of the senses) sharp; quickly perceptive; keen; penetrating; brief and severe; Ex. acute sense of smell/analysis/pain
veracious - (of a person) truthful
blight - plant disease; V: infect with blight; ruin; destroy
capsize - (of a boat) turn over
imperial - like an emperor; related to an empire; CF. imperialism