to make easier to endure; to relieve; to diminish.
alleviate
to blame; to criticize adversely.
censure
monarch with unlimited power
despot
to cause; produce; bring into being
engender
inappropriate; out of place
incongruous
narrow-minded; smugly conventional
philistine
to put in a less important position; to assign; to banish
relegate
to mock or jeer at; to make fun of
scoff
long or verbose and wearisome; tiresome; boring
tedious
clumsy; awkward; hard to handle
ungainly
able to live or exist; practicable
viable
to twist or squirm, as in pain; to suffer from shame or shyness.
writhe
the point in the sky directly above one; the highest point.
zenith
indifferent; unsympathetic; not interested; apart
aloof
to criticize severely
chastise