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vixen - female fox; ill-tempered woman; CF. shrew
redress - remedy; compensation; Ex. seek redress for the damage to your car; V: put right; remedy or rectify (a wrong); make amends for
inimical - (of someone) unfriendly; hostile; (of something) harmful; detrimental; CF. enemy
fiend - evil spirit; devil
celestial - heavenly
touchstone - stone used to test the fineness of gold alloys; criterion; standard
badger - pester; annoy continually with demands; persuade by asking again and again; Ex. The children badgered me into taking them into the cinema; N: a kind of mountain animal
nutrition - process of nourishing or being nourished; CF. malnutrition
retract - withdraw; take back; draw back; Ex. retract a statement/an offer/claws; N. retraction; CF. retractile
saccharine - cloying sweet; characteristic of sugar or saccharin