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carnage - destruction of life; slaughter; killing of large numbers of people or animals
bludgeon - club; heavy-headed weapon; V.
cognitive - having to do with knowing or perceiving related to the mental processes; N. cognition: the mental process of knowing
unbridled - violent; uncontrolled; Ex. unbridled rage/greed
hinterlands - back country; inner part of a country; OP. foreland
bloated - (unpleasantly) swollen or puffed as with water or air
induct - place formally in office; install; admit as a member; initiate; N. induction: inducting; process of deriving general principles from particular facts
strew - spread randomly; sprinkle; scatter; Ex. flower girl strewing rose petals
brand - trademark; mark burned on the hide of an animal; mark burned into the flesh of criminals; mark of disgrace; V: mark with a brand; give a lasting bad name; stigmatize; Ex. The press branded him a liar.
temporize - gain time as by postponing an action; avoid committing oneself