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anarchy

absence of any government

Predilection

a predisposition in favor of something

Ingratiating

Having a quality that brings oneself into favor; charming or flattering

Dissembling

pretending with intention to deceive

Calumny

false accusation, slander

Inculcation

teaching or impressing upon the mind by frequent instruction or repetition

Propitiation

the act of atoning for sin or wrongdoing (especially appeasing a deity) soothing

Licentious

lacking moral discipline; immoral, sexually unrestrained

Pallor

paleness

Ameliorate

make better

Avidly

eagerly, intently

Base

low, contemptible

Deference

regard or respect

Theology

: Religious philosophy or teachings; the study of religion

Quail

Cringe from; pull back in fear

Gingerly:

With delicate care; cautiously

Abomination

Something that causes great horror or disgust

Diabolism

the worship of devils (especially Satan)

bemused

perplexed by many conflicting situations or statements

estatic

delighted or overjoyed

condemnation

an expression of strong disapproval

fraud

a person who makes deceitful pretenses

sarcastical

expressing mocking or contemptuous remarks

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