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legacy - gift made by a will; something handed down from an ancestor
macabre - gruesome; grisly; ghastly; CF. of death
malfeasance - wrongdoing; misconduct (by a public official)
pacifist - one opposed to force; antimilitarist; ADJ. N. pacifism: opposition to war as a means of resolving disputes
cornice - projecting molding on building (usually above columns or pillars); รณ
sustain - suffer (harm or loss); experience; support; prop; maintain; keep in existence; nourish (to maintain life); Ex. sustain the family/the trapped miners
exploit - brave and successful act; deed or action, particularly a brave deed; CF. crossing the Atlantic ocean
disgorge - surrender something (stolen); eject; vomit; OP. gorge
delusion - false belief; hallucination; deluding; Ex. delusions of grandeur; Ex. under the delusion that
sprightly - lively