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malevolent

having or showing intense ill will or hatred

malicious

desiring to cause pain, injury, or distress to another

malign

to make harsh and often false or misleading statements about

cataclysm

a violent and massive change or the earth's surface OR a momentous event that results in great upheaval and often destruction

catatonic

relating to or suffering from a form of schizophrenia OR showing an unusual lack of movement, activity, or expression

prot/ proto

first in time; first formed

prototype

an original model on which something is patterned OR a first, full-scale, usually working version of a new type or design

ante

before; in front of

antedate

to date something (such as a check) with a date earlier than that of actual writing OR to precede in time

ortho

straight; right; true

orthography

the spelling of words, especially spelling according to standard usage

rect

straight; right

rectitude

moral integrity

eu

well; good; true

euphemism

an agreeable or inoffensive word or expression that is substituted for one that may offend or disgust

euphoria

a strong feeling of well-being or happiness

dys

bad; difficult

dystopia

an imaginary place where people lead dehumanized and often fearful lives

equable

tending to remain calm OR free from harsh changes or extreme variation

quis

to seek or obtain

perquisite

a privilege or profit that is provided in addition to one's base salary OR something claimed as an exclusive possession or right

acquisitive

eager to acquire; greedy

ple/ plen

to fill

plenary

including all who have a right to attend OR complete in all ways

replete

fully or abundantly filled or supplied

metr/ meter

measure

aud

hearing

inaudible

not heard or capable of being heard

dissonant

clashing or discordant, especially in must OR incompativle or disagreeing

err

to wander, to stray

errant

wandering or moving about aimlessly OR straying outside proper bounds, or away from an accepted pattern or standard

aberrant

straying of differing from the right, normal, or natural type

erroneous

mistaken, incorrect

ced

to proceed; to yield

accede

to give in to a request or demand OR to give approval or consent

lethargic

lazily sluggish OR indifferent or apathetic

stygian

extremely dark, dank, gloomy, and forbidding

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