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hideous - repulsive to the sight; ugly; repugnant; Ex. hideous face/scream
decree - authoritative order; edict; judgment of a court of law; V: order or judge by decree
remiss - negligent; careless about a duty
remission - temporary moderation (of disease symptoms); remitting of a debt or punishment; cancelation of a debt; pardon; Ex. The disease went into remission; Ex. Christians pray for the remission of sins.
reminiscent - suggestive of something (in the past); of reminiscence
ominous - threatening; of an evil omen
titillate - tickle; excite pleasantly; Ex. not to titillate the audience but to enlighten it
fugitive - fleeting or transitory; lasting only a short time; roving(wandering); running away or fleeing as from the law; N: one who flees; Ex. fugitives at large
enliven - make lively or spirited; animate
remit - transmit (money) in payment; free someone from a debt or punishment