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predator - predatory animal or bird; predatory person; creature that seizes and devours another animal; person who robs or exploits others; ADJ. predatory: living by preying on other organisms; plundering; N. predation
historical - connected with history; based on events in history (whether regarded as important or not)
collateral - security given for loan; ADJ: secondary; descended from the same person but through different sons or daughters
commonwealth - nation governed by the people; republic; people of a nation
endear - make beloved; Ex. endear her to everyone; ADJ. dear: loved; cherished; high-priced
distort - twist out of shape; give a false account of; misrepresent; N. distortion
behoove - (behove) be suited to; be incumbent upon; be right and necessary; Ex. It behooves one to do.
magnanimity - generosity; ADJ. magnanimous: generous
simper - smirk; smile in a silly way; smile affectedly
proscribe - prohibit; ostracize; banish; outlaw