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plight - difficult condition; condition or state (esp. a bad state or condition); predicament
fusillade - simultaneous firing or outburst (of missiles, questions, etc.)
dichotomy - division into two opposite parts; split; branching into two parts (especially contradictory ones)
bastard - illegitimate child
rejuvenate - make young again
atone - make amends for; pay for; Ex. atone for
freebooter - pirate or plunderer who makes war in order to grow rich
confide - tell in confidence (to a person one trusts); be confident about
upbraid - reprimand; severely scold
retroactive - taking effect before its enactment (as a law) or imposition (as a tax); (of a law) having effect on the past as well as the future