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cloying - distasteful (because excessive); excessively sweet or sentimental; V. cloy: become unpleasant through too much sweetness or excess
philanthropist - lover of mankind; doer of good; N. philanthropy
buccaneer - pirate
foray - raid; sudden raid or military advance; V.
renounce - abandon; give up (by formal announcement); disown; repudiate; Ex. renounce one's claim to the property/one's religion; N. renunciation
fanciful - whimsical; visionary; imaginary; produced by imagination; Ex. fanciful scheme
caldron - (cauldron) large kettle
veritable - being truly so; real or genuine; actual; not false or imaginary
sheer - pure; thin and transparent; very steep
nomenclature - terminology(system of specialized words); system of names or naming things