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fundamental - basic; primary; essential
decimate - kill (usually one out of ten or every tenth man); destroy or kill a large part of
Bacchanalia - the ancient Roman festival in honor of Bacchus
brand - trademark; mark burned on the hide of an animal; mark burned into the flesh of criminals; mark of disgrace; V: mark with a brand; give a lasting bad name; stigmatize; Ex. The press branded him a liar.
drama - prose or verse composition to be performed by actors; play; exciting and unusual situation
spendthrift - someone who wastes money; CF. thrift: accumulated wealth
animosity - active enmity
transpose - reverse the order or position of
bastard - illegitimate child
languor - lack of physical or mental energy; lassitude; depression