Part 1.

bereaved
sorrowful through loss or deprivation
bewitch
cast a spell over someone or something
bombast
pompous or pretentious talk or writing
brazen
unrestrained by convention or propriety
bunker
an underground shelter or fortification
cadence
the accent in a metrical foot of verse

 

Part 2.

canonize
declare (a dead person) to be a saint
castrate
remove the testicles of a male animal
chicanery
the use of tricks to deceive someone
chimera
a grotesque product of the imagination
choreography
a show involving artistic dancing
consonance
the property of sounding harmonious

 

Part 3.

contentious
showing an inclination to disagree
correlate
bear a reciprocal or mutual relation
couture
high fashion designing and dressmaking
cult
a system of religious beliefs and rituals
dauntless
invulnerable to fear or intimidation
defame
charge falsely or with malicious intent

 

Part 4.

derogate
cause to seem less serious; play down
desiccate
lacking vitality or spirit; lifeless
destitute
poor enough to need help from others
destitution
a state without money or prospects
disband
cause to break up or cease to function
disclose
expose to view as by removing a cover

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2020-04-17