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engender - cause; produce; give rise to
exiguous - small in amount; minute
salacious - lascivious; lustful; Ex. salacious monk
jingoist - extremely aggressive and militant patriot; warlike chauvinist; N. jingoism: extreme nationalism
citadel - fortress
ingrate - ungrateful person (not expressing thanks)
onslaught - vicious assault; fierce attack; Ex. unexpected onslaught of the enemy
insularity - narrow-mindedness; isolation; ADJ. insular: of an island; isolated; narrow-minded; CF. peninsula
inimical - (of someone) unfriendly; hostile; (of something) harmful; detrimental; CF. enemy
gull - trick; deceive; hoodwink; N: person who is easily tricked; dupe