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LUMINARY
celebrity; dignitary
PATENT (Adj)
open for the public to read;
obvious
PATHOS
tender sorrow, pity;
the quality in literature
or art that produces
those feelings.
PAROCHIAL
narrow in outlook
STAID
sober, sedate, serious
VINDICTIVE
out for revenge; malicious
DULCET
sweet sounding
BLANDISHMENT
to try to persuade or
to coax by flattery
CATHOLIC
broad, liberal
point-of-view
(compare this
word to Parochial)
CAVIL
make objections to
unimportant things;
to make something
big out of something
that is trivial.
FRUGALITY
Thrift, economical behavoir