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sophisticated; refined; elegant
beginning to come into being or to become apparent
authoritative permission or approval; a penalty intended to enforce compliance; to give permission or authority to
marked by stealth; covert; surreptitious
existing everywhere at the same time; constantly encountered; wide-spread
extremely reverent or devout; showing strong religious devotion
to remove blame
to lessen in intensity or degree
evoking intense aversion or dislike
abundant in size, force, or extent; extraordinary
an invalid or incorrect notion; a mistaken belief
expressing a rigid opinion based on unproved or unprovable principles
harmless; causing no damage
to dress up; to primp; to groom oneself with elaborate care
to take the place of; supersede
the quality of lively or enthusiastic expression of thoughts and feelings
an established set of principles or code of laws, often religious in nature
to obtain by deception or flattery
harsh, jarring, discordant sound; dissonance
to question or oppose
penny-pinching; excessively thrifty; ungenerous
to defame; to characterize harshly
deserving blame
awe-inspiring; worthy honor
an expression of praise
composed or elements drawn from various sources
the act or state of swinging back and forth with a steady, uninterested rhythm
burning or stinging; causing corrosion
regretful; penitent; seeking forgiveness
playful, humorous
extremely harmful; potentially causing death
one who practices rigid self-denial, esp. as an act of religious devotion
a substance that accelerates the rate of a chemical reaction without itself changing; a person or thing that causes change
an exaggerated statement, often used as a figure of speech
cautious reserve in speech; ability to make responsible decisions
lacking funds; without money
to examine with great care
thick; sticky
excessive praise; intense adoration
producing large volumes or amounts; productive
mysterious; obscure; difficult to understand
soothing, esp. to the skin; making less harsh; mollifying; an agent that softens or smooths the skin
the willingness to comply with the wishes of others
smallness of quantity or number; scarcity; a lack
free of bias or self-interest
refusing to compromise
a literary work that ridicules or criticizes a human vice through humor or derision
to deliver a pompous speech or tirade; a long, pompous speech
brief; fleeting
a universally recognized principle
to drink deeply
dealing with, appreciative of, or responsive to art or the beautiful
one that precedes and indicates or announces another
greed, esp. for wealth
indifferent to or unaffected by pleasure or pain; steadfast
stillness; motionlessness; quality of being at rest
to make better or more tolerable
to grow rapidly or flourish
argumentative; quarrelsome; causing controversy or disagreement
to rot; to decay and give off a foul odor
sociable; outgoing; enjoying that company of other people
a speech honoring the dead
a mournful poem, esp. one lamenting the dead
sordid; wretched and dirty as from neglect
based on the observation or experiment
wary; cautious; sparing
violating accepted dogma or convention
appealing forcibly to the mind or reason; convincing
unmoving; lethargic; sluggish
lethargic; sluggish; dormant
intended for or understood by a small, specific group
intended to teach or instinct
severe criticism or punishment
sad, sullen, melancholy
rustic and pastoral; characteristic of rural areas and their inhabitants
impenetrable by light; not reflecting light

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