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bate - let down; lessen the force of; moderate; restrain; Ex. with bated breath; CF. abate
patronize - support; act superior toward; treat in a condescending manner; be a customer of; N. patron: one that supports; regular customer; N. patronage; CF. boycott
chalice - goblet; consecrated cup
hindmost - furthest behind; farthest to the rear
anguish - acute pain; extreme suffering
forsake - desert; abandon; renounce
fruitful - producing results; profitable; prolific; producing in abundance
quash - crush; suppress; squash; subdue; annul; Ex. quash a rebellion/the decision of the low court
unsavory - distasteful; disagreeable; morally offensive; Ex. unsavory activity/reputation
cursive - (of writing) flowing; running; having the successive letters joined