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A Raisin In the Sun

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Exasperate
to irritate or provoke to a high degree; annoy extremely
Viciously
spiteful; malicious
Vindicated
to afford justification for; justify
Proposition
the act of offering or suggesting something to be considered, accepted, adopted, or done
Futile
incapable of producing any result; ineffective; useless; not successful
Heathenism
barbaric morals or behavior; barbarism; belief or practice of Heathens
Forlornly
desolate or dreary; unhappy or miserable, as in feeling, condition, or parts
Mutilated
to injure, disfigure, or make imperfect by removing or irreparably damaging parts
Assimilation
to take in and incorporate as one's own; absorb
Eccentric
deviating from the recognized or customary character, practice, etc.;irregular; erratic;peculiar; odd
Oppresive
burdensome, unjustly harsh, or tyrannical
Menacingly
something that threatens to cause evil, harm, injury, etc.; a threat
Amiably
having or showing pleasant, good-natured personal qualities; affable
Plunder
to rob of goods or valuables by open force as in war, hostile raids, etc
Amid
in the middle of; surrounded by; among