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prosperous
economically successful; enjoying success and good fortune
larceny
a robbery
revenue
income; money collected by the government for public expenses
karma
a belief put forward by certain religious groups that a person's conduct and actions during life determines his/her destiny in the world.
implore
to beg earnestly; to ask anxiously
regress
to go back to a previous state of development
magistrate
a civil servant with the authority to enforce the law
pariah
someone who has been kicked out of society; an outcast
nuance
a small subtle change in something
quibble
to complain about little things
largess
generous giving and generousity
procession
a group of something that's moving forward together in an orderly line; the act of moving forward
manifest
obvious or clear OR to show or display
plausible
appearing to be reasonable and true
saunter
to walk ar a casual pace; to stroll OR a leisurely walk
recede
to move away; to become smaller
initiative
the first step of an action; OR the ability to start your own projects
sullen
characterized by ill-humored brooding; having a moroes and sulky personality
gaunt
bony & thin; undernourished or bleak and stark
spree
a carefree outing OR the overdoing of a certain activity
viable
cabable of success or continued growth
incriminate
to cause to appear guilty of some crime
supplicate
to humbly ask; to earnestly appeal to
inference
the act of figuring something out by looking at all the facts OR a conclusion drawn by looking at the facts of a situation
trait
a recognizable characteristic or feature