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abandonv: to leave a place, thing, or person with no intention of returning; (noun) a feeling of extreme emotional intensity
helln: the place thought to be where bad people go and are punished after death, often depicted as being located beneath the earth; an extraordinarily unpleasant or difficult place
ominousadj: giving the impression that something bad is going to happen; foreboding
warnv: to make someone aware of potential danger or difficulty, particularly one that may occur in the future
tiden: the cyclical rise and fall of sea level caused by the moon’s gravitational pull
descentn: the act or process of moving downward; a person’s family origins
infernon: a place or condition of intense suffering, especially Hell, in traditional Christian beliefs
grimadj: looking or sounding very serious or gloomy
prophecyn: a statement or prediction that something will happen in the future, typically one made by a religious leader
epicn: a long and eventful or heroic history, story, poem, or film; (adjective) very imposing or impressive
encompassv: to surround or cover something completely; to include a large number of or different types of things entirely
divineadj: of, from, or like a god; holy or sacred
benevolentadj: well-meaning and kind; serving a charitable or philanthropic purpose
salvationn: preservation or deliverance from harm, ruin, or loss
landscapen: an expanse of scenery that can be seen in a single view; a large area of land, especially in the country and relating to its appearance
torturen: the act of causing intense pain or suffering to someone to punish them, extract information from them, or for some other reason
narrativen: a story or a description of a series of events or process of telling a story
poemn: a piece of writing that emphasizes the expression of feelings and ideas by paying particular attention to diction (sometimes rhyme), rhythm, and imagery
castv: to cause light or shadow to appear on a surface; to assing or choose someone such as an actor or representative, especially by selection process
protagonistn: the main character in a literary work, film, or other stories
abyssn: a deep, dark, or seemingly bottomless chasm or void
witn: the ability to say or write things or ideas in a clever and humorous way
obsceneadj: offensive, rude, or disgusting, usually because of being related to sex
punishmentn: a penalty or consequence inflicted for wrongdoing or offense; a means of enforcing discipline or preventing further wrongdoing
distinctadj: noticeable from something else of a similar type
realmn: a domain of activity, interest, or knowledge
limbon: a state of being uncertain, unknown, or neglected; an imaginary place for lost or neglected things
lustn: a strong desire or craving, usually of a sexual nature
gluttonyn: the habitual and excessive consumption of food or drink, often to the point of waste or harm; the tendency to overindulge or be excessively greedy or selfish
greedyadj: having or showing an intense or insatiable desire for wealth, status, power, or food
wrathn: extreme anger
heresyn: an opinion or belief that goes against the traditional or generally accepted view, especially in religion
violentadj: involving or caused by physical force or aggression against someone or something
fraudn: the crime of gaining money or financial benefits by deceiving people; a person who makes deceitful pretenses
horrificadj: causing horror or disgust; gruesome and terrifying
treacheryn: the act of betraying someone’s trust, especially by being disloyal or deceitful; an instance of treachery
sinn: the offense against a religious or moral law or against God
trapn: a piece of equipment or hole for catching animals or people; (verb) to catch animals or people and prevent them from escaping
mountv: to increase, go up, or advance gradually or continuously; to prepare and supply with the necessary equipment for execution or performance; to ride on something or someone
purgatoryn: a place or state of temporary punishment for the souls of those who die in a state of grace but have not fully atoned for their sins
ascendv: to go or move upward; to become king or queen; to inherit something, such as a power
celestialadj: relating to the sky or the heavens; of or like the sky or the heavens
spheren: a round object or geometric shape that is three-dimensional and symmetrical around a central point; a particular aspect or scope of life or activity
heavenn: (of various religious and mythological traditions) a place or state of existence considered to be the abode of the divine, the afterlife, or a higher realm of being; a state of great happiness, contentment, or beauty
sectn: a group of people who follow a particular religious or philosophical belief system, especially one that is regarded as outside the norm or mainstream
comprisev: to include or consist of something; the act of making up or forming something
comedyn: a genre of dramatic entertainment that aims to amuse and provoke laughter by depicting amusing or ludicrous situations, characters, or events; the use of humor, wit, and satire in writing, films, and other forms of entertainment
allegoryn: a story, play, picture, etc. in which the characters and events represent religious or political values, concepts, or morals
religionn: a deep conviction in a supernatural power that controls human destiny
wittyadj: cleverly amusing or entertaining, especially in a spontaneous or impromptu way
scathev: to harm or injure someone or something, often by using words or criticism; to cut or wound deeply
statesmann: a man who is a respected leader or politician in national or international affairs
staunchadj: firmly loyal and devoted, unyielding or resolute
faithfuladj: loyal, constant, and steadfast in affection or allegiance
criticn: someone who expresses opinions about the quality of books, music, etc.
Catholicadj: universal and including many different types of things; related to or associated with the part of the Christian Church that has the Pope as its leader
churchn: a building or institution dedicated to religious worship or activities; a Christian religious organization or denomination
dislikev: to not like someone or something
rampantadj: (especially of something bad or unwelcome) flourishing or spreading everywhere in a way that cannot be controlled
nepotismn: the practice of showing favoritism or granting advantages to relatives or close associates, especially in matters of hiring, promotion, or other career opportunities
simonyn: the buying or selling of religious offices or privileges, typically to gain personal power or wealth; any attempt to corrupt or commercialize something that is meant to be sacred or holy
pardonv: to forgive someone for something they have said or done, such as a crime; (noun) the act of excusing a mistake or offense
advantagen: a condition or circumstance that puts one in a favorable or superior position; a beneficial feature or asset that someone or something has
corruptibleadj: capable of being made to do something dishonest or immoral
expandv: to increase or to make something greater in size, number, or importance
influencen: the ability to affect someone’s or something’s character, growth, or behavior, or the effect itself
representativen: someone who speaks or acts officially on behalf of another person or group of people
frequentadj: happening constantly
levern: a handle used to operate a vehicle or a machine; a rigid bar resting on a pivot so that one end of it can be pushed or pulled easily
exilen: the state of being forced to leave one’s country or home, typically for political or punitive reasons
silentadj: without any or little sound
lifelongadj: lasting for the whole of someone’s life
critiquen: a detailed analysis or examination of something, especially a literary, philosophical, or political theory; an essay or article that gives a critical evaluation
grievancen: a real or imagined cause for complaint or protest, especially regarding an unfair or unjust treatment
writn: a written legal order or command
traditionn: a belief, custom, or way of doing something that has been passed down from generation to generation within a group or society
educatedadj: having received a high standard of education
eliteadj: belonging to the wealthiest, most potent, best-educated, or best-trained group in a society
eageradj: showing enthusiasm and a strong desire or interest to do something
witnessn: a person who sees something happen, especially a crime or an accident
limbn: an arm and leg of a person or animal
conversev: to talk informally
mysteriousadj: difficult to understand, explain, or identify; having an aura of secrecy, intrigue, or puzzlement
flamen: a bright, visible light and heat source caused by combustion; a strong, intense feeling typically associated with passion, aggression, or anger
papaladj: relating to the pope (= the head of the Roman Catholic Church) or the Roman Catholic Church
guiltyadj: feeling responsible for or having done something wrong or criminal
corruptionn: dishonest, harmful, or illegal behavior, especially of people in positions of power
bleakadj: unlikely to be favorable; unpleasantly cold and damp; offering little or no hope
imageryn: the use of words or pictures in books, photographs, paintings, etc., that produces pictures in the minds of people; the ability to form mental images of things or events
arrangev: to plan, prepare for, and carry out something
unrequitedadj: not returned or reciprocated, particularly regarding love or affection; not required
allegedlyadv: according to what has been stated or reported; supposedly
musen: a source of inspiration, particularly for creative endeavors such as writing or art; a mythical spirit thought to inspire poets and artists
inspirationn: something that motivates or encourages someone to create or achieve something, or a feeling of excitement or creativity
launchv: to send or propel something into the air or space using a device such as a rocket, missile, or spacecraft; to make something available or on sale for the first time
intrepidadj: courageous and not afraid of danger or difficulties
pitn: a hole in the ground or a cavity in a surface; a place for storing or holding something; a section of a theater or sports arena where people can sit
terracen: commonly paved outdoor space next to a house; a row of homes that were all constructed in the same design and shared dividing walls
heavenlyadj: of or relating to heaven, the sky, or the divine; delightful, divine, or exquisite in nature or quality
concentricadj: having a common center, with circles or spheres that share a common center point; having shapes or forms that are aligned or nested within one another
redemptionn: the act of saving or being saved from sin, error, or evil, or the process of regaining or earning something of value
embracev: to accept something willingly and enthusiastically; (noun) the act of clasping another person in the arms as in greeting or affection
numerousadj: amounting to a large indefinite number
poundn: the standard unit of money in the UK; the standard unit of weight equal to 16 ounces
poetn: a person who writes poetry
belatedadj: happening or arriving late or after the expected or desired time; delayed or deferred beyond an appropriate or acceptable point
revokev: to officially cancel, annul, or withdraw something, often a law, privilege, or right that was previously granted
antiquatedadj: outdated or old-fashioned

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