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acerbity
n. sharpness of mood
distrain
v. seize property against payment of a debt
alder
n. tree similar to a birch
derogate
show contempt for, detract from
enervating
adj. energy-sapping
cornucopia
n. horn overflowing with flowers, symbol of plenty
disputatious
adj. fond of arguments
contumacious
(law) adj. stubborn and disobedient to a court and other authorities
folio
n. individual sheet of paper used in books
effulgence
n. radiance
dialectician
skilled debater (in the realm of philosophy)
forfend
defend, protect sth; (arch.) prevent/avert sth unpleasant
ductile
adj. able to be drawn into wire, easily led or influenced
abnegation
n. the act of denying oneself some rights. (A time of austerity and ...)
festal
adj. to do with a festival
declamatory
adj. spoken as if in public
eugenic
adj. having good genes or inherited traits
homogeneous
made up of similar parts or elements
heathenish
adj. like a heathen, one with no organized religion
abominable
adj. horrifically bad
demented
adj. suffering from a mental disease
affirmative
adj. making a statement of agreement
flimsy
adj. insubstantial, fragile
hoary
adj. gray-haired
cower
v. hunch over in fear
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