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Sad-Ox G 2

Accost to approach and speak to first
animadversion a comment indicating strong criticism or disapproval
avid desirous of something to the point of greed
brackish having a salty taste and unplesent to drink
celerity swiftness
devious straying or wandering from a straight or direct course
gambit in chess, an opening move that involves risk or sacrifice of a minor piece
halcyon a legendary bird;calm, peaceful, beautiful
histrionic pertaining to actors and their techniques
incendiary deliberately setting or causing fires
maelstrom a whirlpool of great size and violence
myopic nearsighted;lacking a broad, realistic view of a situation
Overt open, not hidden
pejorative tending to make worse
propriety the state of being proper, appropriateness
sacrilege inproper or disrespectful treatment of something held sacred
summarily without delay or formality
suppliant asking humbly and earnestly
talisman an object that serves as a charm or is believed to confer magical powers
undulate to move in waves or with a wavelike moti0on
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