Part 1.

invective
abusive language used to express blame or censure
knight
a person of noble birth trained to arms and chivalry
larceny
the act of taking something from someone unlawfully
linchpin
a central cohesive source of support and stability
lurid
glaringly vivid and graphic; marked by sensationalism
lurk
lie in wait or behave in a sneaky and secretive manner

 

Part 2.

 

Part 3.

myrmidon
a follower who carries out orders without question
abdicate
give up, such as power, as of monarchs and emperors
accessory
a supplementary component that improves capability
acquisitive
eager to attain and possess material possessions
adherent
someone who believes and helps to spread a doctrine
affiliation
the act of becoming formally connected or joined

 

Part 4.

allegiance
the act of binding yourself to a course of action
aloft
at or on or to the masthead or upper rigging of a ship
anemic
relating to or having a deficiency of red blood cells
animatronics
the construction of robots to look like animals
annals
a chronological account of events in successive years
anneal
bring to a desired consistency by heating and cooling

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2020-04-17