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14. Immutable
Not subject or susceptible to change.
6. Disparage
To speak of in a slighting or disrespectful way; belittle. To reduce in esteem or rank.
15. Remorse
anguish arising from repentance for past misdeeds; bitter regret. Obsolete. Compassion.
2. Fortuitous
Happening by accident or chance.
5. Stanza
One of the divisions of a poem, composed of two or more lines usually characterized by a common pattern of meter, rhyme, and number of lines. A fixed number of lines of a verse forming a unit of a poem.
11. Conciliatory
1. To overcome the distrust or animosity of; appease. 2. To regain or try to regain (friendship or goodwill) by pleasant behavior. 3. To make or attempt to make compatible; reconcile.
7. Paucity
Smallness of number; fewness. Scarcity.
4. Indolent
Disinclined to exert oneself; habitually lazy, conducive to inactivity or laziness, Causing little or no pain, Slow to heal, grow, or develop.
8. Hypothetical
Of, relating to, or based on a hypothesis.
10. Relegate
1. To assign to an obscure place, position, or condition. 2. To assign to a particular class or category; classify. 3. To refer or assign (a matter or task, for example) for decision or action. 4. To send to a place of exile; banish.
1. Extol
To praise highly; exalt.
12. Relevant
Having a bearing on or connection with the matter at hand.
9. Animate
1. To give life to; fill with life. 2. To impart interest or zest to; enliven. 3. To fill with spirit, courage, or resolution; encourage. 4. To inspire to action; prompt. 5. To impart motion or activity to. 6. To make, design, or produce (a cartoon, for example) so as to create the illusion of motion. adj. 1. Possessing life; living. 2. Of or relating to animal life as distinct from plant life. 3. Belonging to the class of nouns that stand for living things.
3. Caustic
Capable of burning, corroding, dissolving, or eating away by chemical action. Corrosive and bitingly trenchant; cutting, causing a burning or stinging sensation, as from intense emotion.
13. Alleviate
make (pain, for example) more bearable.