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loath
reluctant; unwilling
sundry
various, different
recompense
payment; compensation; reward
lusty
strong; hearty
entreat
to beg or plead with
bereaved
deprived of happiness because of loss of death (of a loved one)
formidable
causing fear, dread, or awe; hard to overcome or handle
prodigious
enormous; amazing; immense
cloyed
wearied by too much of something, esp. something sweet or rich
circumspect
cautious; careful
clamor
an uproar; loud outcry
contrive
to scheme, plan, or devise
ravenous
greedily hungry; voracious
manifold
in numerous ways; various
repine
to feel or express discontent or dejection; to long for something
pelf
money or wealth regarded with comtempt
succorless
helpless; without aid
dolorous
sad; mournful
mitigation
a lessening in the severity or pain of
ineffable
inexpressible