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incur - bring upon oneself
demoniac - (demoniacal) fiendish; cruel; N. demon: evil supernatural being; devil
docile - obedient; easily managed; submissive
nonsense - speech or writing with no meaning; foolish behavior or language; Ex. make (a) nonsense of: spoil; cause to fail
vacuous - empty; lacking in ideas; inane; stupid; Ex. vacuous expression; N. vacuity
marshal - put in order; guide ceremoniously to the correct place; Ex. marshal the children into the museum; N: military officer; official
repine - fret; complain; be annoyed; Ex. repine over the undone work
expropriate - take possession of (often for public use and without payment)
reprieve - postponement or cancelation of a punishment; temporary stay; V: postpone or cancel the punishment of
contortions - twistings; distortions; V. contort: twist violently out of shape; CF. contortionist