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vie - contend; compete
deprecate - express disapproval of; deplore; protest against; belittle; ADJ. deprecatory
query - inquiry; question; V.
amorous - moved by sexual love; loving; of sexual love; Ex. amorous advances
debar - bar; forbid; exclude; Ex. debarred from jury services
mirth - merriment; laughter
satyr - half-human, half-bestial being in the court of Dionysus (resembling a goat), portrayed as wanton(unrestrained) and cunning; lecher; CF. faun; CF. goat: lecherous man
knell - tolling of a bell especially to indicate a funeral, disaster, etc.; sound of the funeral bell; V.
descry - catch sight of (something distant)
discord - conflict; lack of harmony; dissonance (when musical notes are played)