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hallowed - blessed; consecrated; Ex. hallowed ground; V. hallow: set apart as holy
mitigate - appease; moderate; make or become less in force or intensity
flagrant - conspicuously wicked, bad, or offensive; blatant; outrageous
fabricate - build; lie; make up (a story) in order to deceive; Ex. fabricate the whole story; CF. fabric: underlying structure; Ex. fabric of society
vital - full of life; animated; vibrant and lively; critical; of great importance; necessary to stay alive; of life; living; breathing; N. vitality; V. vitalize
virtuoso - highly skilled artist (esp. in music); Ex. piano virtuoso
exorcise - drive out evil spirits
blackball - vote against (an applicant); ostracize; N: negative vote
forerunner - predecessor; one that comes before and indicates the approach of another
superannuated - retired or disqualified because of age; outmoded; obsolete