|punitive, serving as a punishment, serving as a penalty; inflicting punishment, penalizing||punitory|
|(Biblical) tower built by the descendants of Noah in an attempt to reach heaven (as a punishment, God created many different languages so they could not understand one another)||Tower of Babel|
|(born 1944) leader in the American Indian Movement, indigenous rights activist who is presently serving a prison sentence for a crime he allegedly committed (he is considered a political prisoner by Amnesty International)||Leonard Peltier|
|(Grammar) grammatical unit usually comprised of a subject and verb (generally begins with a capital letter and ends with a punctuation mark); judgment specifying the punishment for a crime (Law), allocate somebody punishment, impose a punishment, penal...||sentence|
|(Medicine) serving to reduce the ability to feel pain (of drugs); (Pathology) causing lack of feeling (of a disease), anesthetic||anaesthetic|
|(Slang) dirty, stain, soil, insincere charm, self-serving flattery||smarm|
|abandon person, abandon place, forsake; leave the army without permission, arid area, barren land, deprived place, leave army without permission, lifeless place, punishment or reward, wasteland, area where there is little rainfall||desert|
|able to change, encouraging discovery of solutions, heuristic method, investigative approach to problem solving, involving trial and error, procedure for getting solution, serving to discover||heuristic|
|able to stop bleeding, astringent, causing the contraction of tissues or blood vessels; serving to stop the flow of blood by contracting tissues or blood vessels, styptic substance||styptic|
|abnormal mass of tissue, abnormal swelling of any part of the body; growth, lump of abnormal tissue serving no physiological purpose (Pathology); haughtiness, bombast (Archaic), swollen part||tumor|
|abominable, convicted of infamous crime, disreputable; deplorable, terrible, shameful, indecent; heinous, villainous, notorious, punishable by a serious penalty||infamous|
|abundant, plentiful; excessive, superfluous; unnecessarily repetitive; serving as a duplicate back-up system for use in the event of failure of the primary system; unemployed, laid-off, backup, dismissed from work, repeating meaning||redundant|
|acolyte, assistant at Mass, file server, food utensil, person or thing that serves; player who puts the ball into play (Sports); serving utensils (such as a spatula); waiter; computer which manages network resources and provides services to client comp...||server|
|act of damning, condemning, cursing; state of being damned, angry exclamation, condemnation, punishment||damnation|
|act of excusing somebody, excuse somebody for something impolite, forgive somebody for wrongdoing, forgive; absolve; grant clemency, forgiveness; absolution; clemency, indulgence, interj, paper authorizing freedom from punishment, release from punishme...||pardon|
|act of giving in to desire; something which gratifies, luxury; leniency, tolerance; humoring, pampering; partial remission of punishment (Roman Catholicism), remission of punishment for sin, something allowed as luxury, time for repayment, tolerant att...||indulgence|
|act of imposing or meting out (punishment, etc.); act of causing something unpleasant (suffering, etc.); something inflicted (suffering, etc.)||infliction|
|act of paying, money paid, money paid toward a debt; wage, salary; compensation, bonus; punishment, reward||payment|
|act of providing; act of offering; work, labor; function, role; set of dishes; religious ceremony; offer, presentation; help, aid; act of putting a ball into play (Sports); military, armed forces, act of serving ball or shuttlecock, clean and adjust ma...||service|
|act of punishing, discipline, penalty; fine, financial penalty, penalty for doing something wrong, rough use||punishment|
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