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despise - look on with scorn; regard as worthless or distasteful; ADJ. despicable: contemptible
enmity - ill will; hatred; hostility
continence - self-restraint; sexual chastity; sexual abstinence; voluntary control over bladder and bowel functions; ADJ. continent
woeful - sad; (of something bad) deplorable; deplorably bad; Ex. woeful housing conditions
nausea - feeling of sickness and desire to vomit; disgust; CF. seasickness
duress - forcible restraint, especially unlawfully; coercion by threat; illegal coercion; Ex. a promise made under duress
ensue - follow (as a result)
tribunal - court of justice
protuberance - protrusion; swelling; bulge
encircle - surround