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a. Syn. sensational; ghastly
causing shock or horror; gruesome


Spelling Word: lurid
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n.
one who performs magic tricks to amuse an audience; sorcerer; wizard


Spelling Word: magician
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a. Syn. malicious
having or exhibiting ill will; wishing harm to others; malicious


Spelling Word: malevolent
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n.
plan for attaining a particular goal; deliberate coordinated movement; strategy


Spelling Word: maneuver
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n. Syn. declaration
public declaration of principles; statement of policy


Spelling Word: manifesto
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n.
in the West Indies and Guiana, a fugitive slave, or a free black person, living in the mountains


Spelling Word: maroon
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n.
situation or surrounding within which something else originates, develops, or is contained; womb


Spelling Word: matrix
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a. Syn. interfering
inclined to interfere in other people's business; intrusive in offensive manner


Spelling Word: meddlesome
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v. Syn. negotiate
resolve or settle differences by working with all conflicting parties


Spelling Word: mediate
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a.
very old-fashioned; as if belonging to the Middle Ages


Spelling Word: medieval