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affidavit - written statement made under oath (for use as proof in a court of law)
procurement - obtaining; V. procure: obtain by effort; obtain (a prostitute) for another
consanguineous - (consanguine) having a common ancestor
chide - scold; rebuke (someone who has done wrong)
automaton - mechanism that imitates actions of humans; machine that works by itself
scourge - lash; whip (formerly used for punishment); source of severe punishment; V: whip; afflict
gape - open widely; open the mouth wide; stare wonderingly with the mouth open; CF. agape
sublime - causing deep feelings of wonder, joy, respect, etc.; exalted; noble and uplifting; utter
sherbet - flavored dessert ice
confide - tell in confidence (to a person one trusts); be confident about