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embark - commence; go on board a boat; begin a journey
vile - despicable; unpleasant; disgusting; Ex. vile slander
colander - utensil with perforated bottom used for straining
deluge - flood; rush; V.
redress - remedy; compensation; Ex. seek redress for the damage to your car; V: put right; remedy or rectify (a wrong); make amends for
apolitical - having an aversion or lack of concern for political affairs
prize - pry; move with a lever; value highly; esteem; Ex. his most prized possession; N: something captured during war-time (esp. an enemy ship)
thrall - slave; bondage; slavery; Ex. Her beauty held him in thrall; CF. enthrall
emanate - issue forth; come out
rickety - (of buildings) likely to break or fall apart; of rickets; CF. rickets; CF. vitamin D